David Macon is an expert is thermoplastics, thermosets, elastomers, and composites.
He has years of experience in thermal analysis, mechanical testing, scanning electron microscopy (SEM), and Rheological Analysis. Additionally David is an expert in FEA, non-linear fracture mechanics, constitutive modelling, fatigue analysis, and material aging modelling analysis.
David J. Macon, "Plastic Cap Evolution Law Derived from Induced Transverse Isotropy in Dilatational Triaxial Compression"; Publishedas a Sandia National Lab Report in 2013.
David. J. Macon, P. D. Totman, M. L. Bodily, R. L. Everton, and M. R. Eggett "Development of a Low Data Event Timer for Monitoring an Advancing Crack in Fracture" International Journal of Adhesion and Adhesive, Vol. 25/6, 2005 475-483.
David J. Macon, D. E. Richardson, and G. L. Anderson "Multi-Axial Loading Failure Criterion for Isotropic, Time-Dependent Materials" International Journal of Adhesion and Adhesives, Vol.24/3, 2004, 211-217.
David J. Macon, D. E. Richardson, M. L. McLennan, G. L. Anderson, and A. Batista-Rodriguez "Multi-Axial, Temperature and Time Dependent (MATT) Failure Model" Journal of Adhesion, Vol. 79/2, 2003, 157-174.