Lightweight Composite Structures in Transport

Written By James Njuguna
Lightweight Composite Structures in Transport
  • Publsiher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 22 January 2016
  • ISBN : 1782423435
  • Pages : 474 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Lightweight Composite Structures in Transport

Lightweight Composite Structures in Transport
  • Author : James Njuguna
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-01-22
  • Total pages : 474
  • ISBN : 1782423435
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Summary : Lightweight Composite Structures in Transport: Design, Manufacturing, Analysis and Performance provides a detailed review of lightweight composite materials and structures and discusses their use in the transport industry, specifically surface and air transport. The book covers materials selection, the properties and performance of materials, and structures, design solutions, and manufacturing ...

Lightweight Composite Structures in Transport

Lightweight Composite Structures in Transport
  • Author : James Njuguna
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing Limited
  • Release Date : 2016-01-01
  • Total pages : 750
  • ISBN : 1782423435
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Summary : Lightweight Composite Structures in Transport: Design, Manufacturing, Analysis and Performance provides a detailed review of lightweight composite materials and structures and discusses their use in the transport industry, specifically surface and air transport. The book covers materials selection, the properties and performance of materials, and structures, design solutions, and manufacturing ...

Nondestructive Testing and Evaluation of Fiber Reinforced Composite Structures

Nondestructive Testing and Evaluation of Fiber Reinforced Composite Structures
  • Author : Shuncong Zhong,Walter Nsengiyumva
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2022-04-01
  • Total pages : 420
  • ISBN : 1782423435
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Summary : This book presents a detailed description of the most common nondestructive testing(NDT) techniques used for the testing and evaluation fiber-reinforced composite structures, during manufacturing and/or in service stages. In order to facilitate the understanding and the utility of the different NDT techniques presented, the book first provides some ...

Lightweight Polymer Composite Structures

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  • Author : Sanjay Mavinkere Rangappa,Jyotishkumar Parameswaranpillai,Suchart Siengchin,Lothar Kroll
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2020-08-25
  • Total pages : 394
  • ISBN : 1782423435
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Summary : This book provides a comprehensive account of developments in the area of lightweight polymer composites. It encompasses design and manufacturing methods for the lightweight polymer structures, various techniques, and a broad spectrum of applications. The book highlights fundamental research in lightweight polymer structures and integrates various aspects from synthesis to ...

ICCS20 20th International Conference on Composite Structures

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  • Author : Nicholas Fantuzzi
  • Publisher : SocietĂ  Editrice Esculapio
  • Release Date : 2017-07-24
  • Total pages : 352
  • ISBN : 1782423435
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Summary : Composite materials have aroused a great interest over the last few decades, as proven by the huge number of scientific papers and industrial progress. The increase in the use of composite structures in different engineering practices justify the present international meeting where researches from every part of the globe can ...

Design and Analysis of Composite Structures for Automotive Applications

Design and Analysis of Composite Structures for Automotive Applications
  • Author : Vladimir Kobelev
  • Publisher : Wiley
  • Release Date : 2019-05-13
  • Total pages : 392
  • ISBN : 1782423435
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Summary : A design reference for engineers developing composite components for automotive chassis, suspension, and drivetrain applications This book provides a theoretical background for the development of elements of car suspensions. It begins with a description of the elastic-kinematics of the vehicle and closed form solutions for the vertical and lateral dynamics. ...

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  • Author : Mohammad Jawaid,Mohammad Asim
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-11-09
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 1782423435
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Summary : This book contains recent research on phenolic resin and its composite materials. The book covers all types of wood composites, natural fibres and synthetic fibres reinforced composites. It discusses various properties of phenolic composites and presents comparative study with other polymer composites for prospective applications. The chapters in the book ...

Novel Fire Retardant Polymers and Composite Materials

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  • Author : De-Yi Wang
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-08-21
  • Total pages : 342
  • ISBN : 1782423435
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Summary : Novel Fire Retardant Polymers and Composite Materials reviews the latest scientific developments and technological advances in the design and manufacture of fire retardant polymers and composite materials. Fire retardant polymeric materials are used in a broad range of applications in fields such as aviation, automotive, computer, construction, electronics, and telecommunications. ...

Advanced High Strength Natural Fibre Composites in Construction

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  • Author : Mizi Fan,Feng Fu
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-10-04
  • Total pages : 596
  • ISBN : 1782423435
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Summary : Advanced High Strength Natural Fibre Composites in Construction provides the basic framework and knowledge required for the efficient and sustainable use of natural fiber composites as a structural and building material, along with information on the ongoing efforts to improve the efficiency of use and competitiveness of these composites. Areas ...

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  • Author : Mohammad Jawaid,Mohamed Thariq
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2018-04-27
  • Total pages : 388
  • ISBN : 1782423435
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Summary : Sustainable Composites for Aerospace Applications presents innovative advances in the fabrication, characterization and applications of LDH polymer nanocomposites. It covers fundamental structural and chemical knowledge and explores various properties and characterization techniques, including microscopic, spectroscopic and mechanical behaviors. Users will find a strong focus on the potential applications of LDH ...

Dynamic Deformation Damage and Fracture in Composite Materials and Structures

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  • Author : Vadim V. Silberschmidt
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-01-23
  • Total pages : 616
  • ISBN : 1782423435
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Summary : Composite materials, with their higher exposure to dynamic loads, have increasingly been used in aerospace, naval, automotive, sports and other sectors over the last few decades. Dynamic Deformation, Damage and Fracture in Composite Materials and Structures reviews various aspects of dynamic deformation, damage and fracture, mostly in composite laminates and ...

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  • Author : Sabu Thomas,Hanna J Maria
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-10-27
  • Total pages : 596
  • ISBN : 1782423435
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Summary : Progress in Rubber Nanocomposites provides an up-to-date review on the latest advances and developments in the field of rubber nanocomposites. It is intended to serve as a one-stop reference resource to showcase important research accomplishments in the area of rubber nanocomposites, with particular emphasis on the use of nanofillers. Chapters ...

Handbook of Advances in Braided Composite Materials

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  • Author : Jason P. Carey
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-08-24
  • Total pages : 496
  • ISBN : 1782423435
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Summary : Handbook of Advances in Braided Composite Materials: Theory, Production, Testing and Applications focuses on the fundamentals of these materials and their associated technology. It provides a one-stop resource that outlines all the significant issues about structural braiding, providing readers with the means by which to produce, test, and design braided ...

Advanced Composite Materials for Aerospace Engineering

Advanced Composite Materials for Aerospace Engineering
  • Author : Sohel Rana,Raul Fangueiro
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-04-26
  • Total pages : 496
  • ISBN : 1782423435
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Summary : Advanced Composite Materials for Aerospace Engineering: Processing, Properties and Applications predominately focuses on the use of advanced composite materials in aerospace engineering. It discusses both the basic and advanced requirements of these materials for various applications in the aerospace sector, and includes discussions on all the main types of commercial ...

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  • Author : Viktor Gribniak
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release Date : 2021-06-02
  • Total pages : 378
  • ISBN : 1782423435
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Summary : Engineering practice has revealed that innovative technologies’ structural applications require new design concepts related to developing materials with mechanical properties tailored for construction purposes. This would allow the efficient use of engineering materials. The efficiency can be understood in a simplified and heuristic manner as the optimization of performance and ...