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ATA has been a leader in methods development for design, analysis, and test for more than 40 years. As a result of this experience, ATA regularly produces technical papers and presents at conferences. Our technical papers draw on our vast industry experience and cover topics in all areas of ATA business. Learn more about our work by requesting a technical paper.

Yeager, M., A. Whitaker, D.A. Whisler, H. Kim, W. Gregory, and C. Key. Binary Hypothesis-Based Impact Damage Detection for Composite Material System Embedded with Fiber Bragg Gratings. Advanced Composite Materials 26, Sup. 1, 2017.
Baker, M. Assessing Sine and Random Stresses and Fatigue Life. AIAA SciTech Conference, San Diego, CA 2016.
Buck, J., E. Jayson, and D. Najera. Using Optimization to Improve the Quasi-Isotropic Status Quo. American Society for Composites 31st Technical Conference, Williamsburg, VA 2016.
Buck, J., E. Jayson, and D. Najera. Analysis Tools for Composite Laminate Material Properties Prediction. SAMPE Conference, Long Beach, CA 2016.
Cholewa, N., P.T. Summers, S. Feih, A.P. Mouritz, B.Y. Lattimer, and S.W. Case. A Technique for Coupled Thermomechanical Response Measurement Using Infrared Thermography and Digital Image Correlation (TDIC). Experimental Mechanics 56, 2016.
Flores, S., J. Davis, and D. Najera. Toolset for Nonlinear Prediction of Woven Carbon-Carbon Composite Material Performance. 40th Annual Conference on Composites, Materials, and Structures. Cocoa Beach, FL, 2016.
Hunt, T., A. Laspe, J.T. Rojas, Y.K. Yang, and T.R. Allen. Quantification of Mass Loss Dependence on Sample Orientation in 5xxx Series Aluminum Alloys. Corrosion 72, No. 2 (Feb 2016): 187-197.
Linehan, D. Practical Test Program Success, in Real Time. IMAC 2016: 34th International Modal Analysis Conference: Conference and Exposition on Structural Dynamics, Orlando, FL.
Osterholt, D.J., D. Cloutier, T. Marinone, and R. Hejal. Modal Testing of James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) Optical Telescope Element (OTE). IMAC 2016, Orlando, FL, January 2016.
Rupp, C., L. Schweizer, and D. Murphy. Rapid Parametric Analysis and Design of Space-Based Solar Arrays. AIAA SciTech Conference, San Diego, California, January 2016.
Shah, P.N., G. Pfeiffer, R. Davis, T. Hartley, and Z. Spakovszky. Full-Scale Turbofan Demonstration of a Deployable Engine Air-Brake for Drag Management Applications. ASME Turbo Expo 2016, Seoul, South Korea, June 2016. Winner of ASME Best Paper Award.
Tan, T., N.M. Cholewa, S.W. Case, and R. De Vita. Micro-structural and Biaxial Creep Properties of the Swine Uterosacral–Cardinal Ligament Complex. Annals of Biomedical Engineering 44, No. 11, 2016.
Whitaker, A.J. Structural Health Monitoring of Composite Structures Using Fiber Optic Sensors. Master’s Thesis, University of California San Diego, 2016.
Wilson, D., G. Bacelli, R.G. Coe, R.D. Robinett III, G. Thomas, and D. Linehan. WEC and Support Bridge Control Structural Dynamic Interaction Analysis. Proceedings of the 4th Marine Energy Technology Symposium, Washington, DC, 2016.
Blades, E.L., and A. Cornish. Aeroelastic Stability Predictions of a Business Jet Landing Gear Door Using High Fidelity Fluid-Structure Interaction Tools. AIAA-2015-0173. 56th AIAA/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics, and Materials Conference, Kissimmee, FL, Jan 2015.
Chin, A.W., C.Y. Herrera, N.D. Spivey, W.A. Fladung, and D. Cloutier. Experimental Validation of the Dynamic Inertia Measurement Method to Find the Mass Properties of an Iron Bird Test Article. 56th AIAA/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics, and Materials Conference, 2015.
Chin, A.W., C.Y. Herrera, N.D. Spivey, W.A. Fladung, and D. Cloutier. Testing and Validation of the Dynamic Inertia Measurement Method. International Modal Analysis Conference, 2015.
Cholewa, N.M. Debond Buckling of Woven E-Glass/Balsa Sandwich Composites Exposed to One-Sided Heating. Master’s Thesis, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 2015.
Davis, R.R., T. Marinone, K. van der Walde, and N. Yoder. Analysis of Local Damage Effects and Improvement In Damage Modeling – FY13. 2015, Chapter 5 in Sandia Report SAND2015-2593, Structural Health and Prognostics Management for Offshore Wind Plants: Final Report of Sandia R&D Activities.


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