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Composite Materials Research Progress
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Editors: Lucas P. Durand
Book Description:
Composite materials are engineered materials made from two or more constituent materials with significantly different physical or chemical properties and which remain separate and distinct on a macroscopic level within the finished structure. Fiber Reinforced Polymers or FRPs include Wood comprising (cellulose fibers in a lignin and hemicellulose matrix), Carbon-fiber reinforced plastic or CFRP, Glass-fiber reinforced plastic or GFRP (also GRP). If classified by matrix then there are Thermoplastic Composites, short fiber thermoplastics, long fiber thermoplastics or long fiber reinforced thermoplastics There are numerous thermoset composites, but advanced systems usually incorporate aramid fibre and carbon fibre in an epoxy resin matrix.

Composites can also utilise metal fibres reinforcing other metals, as in Metal matrix composites or MMC. Ceramic matrix composites include Bone (hydroxyapatite reinforced with collagen fibers), Cermet (ceramic and metal) and Concrete. Organic matrix/ceramic aggregate composites include Asphalt concrete, Mastic asphalt, Mastic roller hybrid, Dental composite, Syntactic foam and Mother of Pearl. Chobham armour is a special composite used in military applications. Engineered wood includes a wide variety of different products such as Plywood, Oriented strand board, Wood plastic composite (recycled wood fiber in polyethylene matrix), Pykrete (sawdust in ice matrix), Plastic-impregnated or laminated paper or textiles, Arborite, Formica (plastic) and Micarta.

Composite materials have gained popularity (despite their generally high cost) in high-performance products such as aerospace components (tails, wings , fuselages, propellors), boat and scull hulls, and racing car bodies. More mundane uses include fishing rods and storage tanks.

This new book presents the latest research from around the world.

Table of Contents:
Preface

Multi-Scale Analysis of Fiber-Reinforced Composite Parts Submitted to Environmental and Mechanical Loads
(Jacquemin Frederic, Freour Sylvain, GeM-Institut de Recherche en Genie Civil et Mecanique, Univ. de Nantes-Ecole Centrale de Nantes-CNRS UMR, Saint-Nazaire, France)

Optimization of Laminated Composite Structures: Problems, Solution Procedures and Applications
(Michael Bruyneel, SAMTECH s.a., Liege Science Park, Angleur, Belgium)

Major Trends in Polymeric Composites Technology
(W.H. Zhong, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics, North Dakota State Univ., Fargo, ND, R.G. Maguire, Boeing 787 Program/Phantom Works, The Boeing Company, Seattle, WA, S.S. Sangari, Boeing Materials & Processes Technology, The Boeing Company, Seattle, WA)

An Experimental and Analytical Study of Unidirectional Carbon Fiber Reinforced Epoxy Modified By SiC Nanoparticle
(Yuanxin Zhou, Vijaya Rangari, Shaik Jeelani, Hassan Mahfuz,Center for Advanced Materials at Tuskegee Univ., Tuskegee, AL, M.M. Baseer)

Damage Evaluation and Residual Strength Prediction of CFRP Laminates by Means of Acoustic Emission Techniques (Damage Evaluation of CFRPS by Acoustic Emission)
(Giangiacomo Minak, Andrea Zucchelli, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, Alma Mater Studiorum, Univ. di Bologna, Viale Risorgimento, Bologna)

Research Directions in the Fatigue Testing of Polymer Composites
(W. Van Paepegem, I. De Baere, E. Lamkanfi, Dept. of Mechanical Construction and Production, Gent, Belgium)

Damage Variables in Impact Testing of Composite Laminates
(Maria Pia Cavatorta, Davide Salvatore Paolino, Mechanical Engineering Dept., Politecnico di Torino, Torino, Italy)

Electromechanical Field Concentrations and Polarization Switching by Electrodes in Piezoelectric Composites
(Yasuhide Shindo, Fumio Narita, Dept. of Materials Processing, Graduate School of Engineering, Tohoku Univ.)

Recent Advances in Discontinuously Reinforced Aluminum Based Metal Matrix Nanocomposites
(S.C. Tjong, Dept. of Physics and Materials Science, City Univ. of Hong Kong, Hong Kong)

Index

   Binding: Hardcover
   Pub. Date: 2008
   ISBN: 978-1-60021-994-8
   Status: AV
  
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