The following presentations were made to the committee:

SESSION I= Materials

Fatigue Analysis

John Mandell, Montana State University

Advanced Composite Materials

Donald Hunston, NIST

Damage Tolerance in Composites

Robin Whitehead, Northrop

Materials Properties and DataBase

Marilyn W. Wardle/Charles Carlson

E. I. duPont de Nemours

SESSION II: Design and Potential

Helicopter Design Experiences

Peter Ogle, Dow United Technologies Composite Products

Blade Design Developments at SERI

James Tangler, SERI

Elastic Tailoring

Lawrence Rehfield, University of California-Davis


John C. Doyle, California Institute of Technology

SESSION III: Manufacturing

Blade Fabrication Processes at Gougeon Brothers

Robert H. Monroe, Gougeon Brothers

Blade Fabrication Processes at U.S. Windpower

William Holley, U.S. Windpower

Fiber Winding/Fiber Placement

Fred J. Policelli/Donald Pederson, Hercules

Injection Moulding of Manufacturing Blades

Robert C. Monroe, Hudson Products

Pultrusion and Automation

Brant Goldsworthy, ALCOA/Goldsworthy Engineering

3. Third and Final Committee Meeting, June 1-2, 1990, Washington D.C.

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