Department of Mechanical, Industrial and Aerospace Engineering, Canada
*Corresponding author: Rajamohan Ganesan, Professor, Department of Mechanical, Industrial and Aerospace Engineering, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Submission: October 14, 2018;Published: October 31, 2018
ISSN 2640-9690 Volume1 Issue5
There are currently three approaches to characterize and quantify the fatigue behaviour of composite laminates that are, Fatigue Life Modelling and Prediction, Phenomenological and Empirical Modelling, and Progressive Damage Modelling. These approaches constitute the evolution that is driven by ever expanding industrial needs and academic pursuit, and assisted by perpetual technological advances in experimentation capabilities.