ÉireComposites’ research and development has resulted in a number of publications including the following:

  • Rotational Moulding of PEEK Polymer Liners with Carbon Fibre/PEEK Over Tape-Placement for Space Cryogenic Fuel Tanks
    Murray, B. R., Doyle, A., Feerick, P. J., Semprimoschnig, C. O. A., Leen, S. B. & O Brádaigh, C. 13 Jul 2017 In: Materials and Design.
  • Permeability of Carbon Fibre PEEK Composites for Cryogenic Storage Tanks of Future Space Launchers
    Flanagan, M., Grogan, D. M., Goggins, J., Appel, S., Doyle, K., Leen, S. & O Brádaigh, C. 12 Jun 2017 In: Composites Part a-Applied science and manufacturing.
  • Polymer Lined COPVS Formed using an Integrally Heated Rotational Moulding Tool and Laser Assisted Tape Placement
    Murray, B. R., Leen, S., Semprimoschnig, C. O. A. & O Brádaigh, C. 30 May 2016 SAMPE Conference 2016.
  • Helium Permeability of Polymer Materials as Liners for Composite Overwrapped Pressure Vessels
    Murray, B., Leen, S., Semprimoschnig, C. & O Brádaigh, C. 19 Apr 2016 In : Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 133, 29.
  • Damage and permeability in tape-laid thermoplastic composite cryogenic tanks
    Grogan, D. M., Ó Brádaigh, C. M., McGarry, J. P. & Leen, S. B. 7 Sep 2015 In: Composites part a-Applied science and manufacturing. 78, p. 390-402 13.
  • Characterization of Cryogenically-Cycled Autoclaved and ATL CF/PEEK Laminates using 3-D X-Ray CT
    Grogan, D. M., Leen, S. B. & O Brádaigh, C. 31 Jul 2015 20th International Conference on Composite Materials.
  • A combined XFEM and cohesive zone model for composite laminate microcracking and permeability
    Grogan, D. M., O Bradaigh, C. & Leen, S. B. 1 Feb 2015 In : Composite Structures. 120, p. 246-261 16.
  • Use of carbon fibres for reinforcement of thin geopolymer cement sections
    Twomey, B., Ó Brádaigh, C. M., Doyle, A., Feerick, P. J. & Stanton, K. T. 2014 In : Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part L: Journal of Materials: Design and Applications. 228, 3, p. 208-216 9.
  • Feasibility of carbon fibre/peek composites for cryogenic fuel tank applications
    Doyle, K., Doyle, A., O’Brádaigh, C. M. & Jaredson, D. 2012 European Space Agency, (Special Publication) ESA SP. Vol. 691.
  • O.De La Torre, S. Newell, M. H. Flanagan, J. Goggins. “Potential Applications for Image-based Systems in Structural Engineering.” In CERI Conference. 2016.
  • Dolan, J., Doyle, A., Brádaigh, C.M.Ó. and Jaredson, D. “Out-of-Autoclave Manufacturing of Large Integrated Structures Using Thermoplastic Composite Materials.” In ECCM 15. 2012.
  • M.Flanagan, J.Goggins, A. Doyle, B. Weafer, M. Ward, M.Bizieul, R.Canavan, C.M.O. Bradaigh, K. Doyle, Noel Harrison, “Out-of-Autoclave Manufacturing of a Stiffened Thermoplastic Carbon Fibre PEEK Panel. In ESAFORM 2017.