Table 1 The values of the material constants used in the FE modelling.

From: Microscale sensor solution for data collection from fibre-matrix interfaces

Part Modulus (GPa) Poisson’s ratio (–) Coefficient of thermal expansion (\(\times 10^{-6}1/^{\circ }\mathrm {C}\))
Optical fibre24 70 0.2
Chassis (Ti6Al4V) 114 0.342
Epoxy27 3.2 0.35 71
Glass filament23 86 0.17 4.1
Adhesive 1.6 0.29
Blades (stainless steel alloy) 220 0.29