In 1997, Dr. Kaw introduced the first edition of Mechanics of Composite Materials, receiving high praise for its comprehensive scope and detailed examples. He also introduced the groundbreaking PROMAL software, a valuable tool for designing and analyzing structures made of composite materials. Updated and expanded to reflect recent advances in the

chapter 1|60 pages

Introduction to Composite Materials

chapter 2|142 pages

Macromechanical Analysis of a Lamina

chapter 3|112 pages

Micromechanical Analysis of a Lamina

chapter 4|54 pages

Macromechanical Analysis of Laminates

chapter 5|62 pages

Failure, Analysis, and Design of Laminates

chapter 6|28 pages

Bending of Beams