Composites for Automotive Applications

Various factors in the automotive sector have combined to create a favourable climate for the development of materials and fabrication techniques for polymer-based composite body panels and structures. The cond104 in which composites are used within the automotive industry has been reviewed in this report and those materials and processes that are used in the fabrication of components and structures are described in detail. For this reason, this report is essential reading for the composites, plastics industries and the land transport/automotive sectors. An additional indexed section containing several hundred abstracts from the Rapra Polymer Library database gives useful references for further reading.

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  • Author : C. D. Rudd
  • Publisher : iSmithers Rapra Publishing
  • Pages : 122 pages
  • ISBN : 9781859572658
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Automotive Plastics and Composites

Automotive Plastics and Composites
  • Author : Joseph P. Greene
  • Publisher : William Andrew
  • Release : 01 May 2021
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Automotive Plastics and Composites: Materials and Processing is an essential guide to the use of plastic and polymer composites in automotive applications, whether in the exterior, interior, under-the-hood, or powertrain, with a focus on materials, properties, and processing. The book begins by introducing plastics and polymers for the automotive industry, discussing polymer materials and structures, mechanical, chemical, and physical properties, rheology, and flow analysis. In the second part of the book, each chapter is dedicated to a category of material,

Composites for Automotive Applications

Composites for Automotive Applications
  • Author : C. D. Rudd
  • Publisher : iSmithers Rapra Publishing
  • Release : 07 May 2021
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Various factors in the automotive sector have combined to create a favourable climate for the development of materials and fabrication techniques for polymer-based composite body panels and structures. The cond104 in which composites are used within the automotive industry has been reviewed in this report and those materials and processes that are used in the fabrication of components and structures are described in detail. For this reason, this report is essential reading for the composites, plastics industries and the land

Green Composites for Automotive Applications

Green Composites for Automotive Applications
  • Author : Georgios Koronis,Arlindo Silva
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 10 November 2018
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Green Composites for Automotive Applications presents cutting-edge, comprehensive reviews on the industrial applications of green composites. The book provides an elaborative assessment of both academic and industrial research on eco-design, durability issues, environmental performance, and future trends. Particular emphasis is placed on the processing and characterization of green composites, specific types of materials, such as thermoset and thermoplastic, nanocomposites, sandwich, and polymer biofoams. Additional sections cover lifecycle and risk analysis. As such, this book is an essential reference resource for

An Introduction to Automotive Composites

An Introduction to Automotive Composites
  • Author : Nick Tucker,Kevin Lindsey
  • Publisher : iSmithers Rapra Publishing
  • Release : 01 January 2002
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This book is an upb306d and expanded version of the course notes for the Composite Awareness course run by the Warwick Manufacturing Group in 1998-1999. The book gives readers an appreciation of composites, materials properties, manufacturing technologies and the wider implications of using composites in the automotive sector. It will be useful for those already working with composites in automotive applications and for those who are considering using them in the future.

Advanced Composite Materials for Automotive Applications

Advanced Composite Materials for Automotive Applications
  • Author : Ahmed Elmarakbi
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 09 October 2013
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The automotive industry faces many challenges, including increased global competition, the need for higher-performance vehicles, a reduction in costs and tighter environmental and safety requirements. The materials used in automotive engineering play key roles in overcoming these issues: ultimately lighter materials mean lighter vehicles and lower emissions. Composites are being used increasingly in the automotive industry due to their strength, quality and light weight. Advanced Composite Materials for Automotive Applications: Structural Integrity and Crashworthiness provides a comprehensive explanation of how

Handbook of Polymer Composites for Engineers

Handbook of Polymer Composites for Engineers
  • Author : L C Hollaway
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 15 January 1994
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Tables, Schematics, Photographs Extensive reference data is provided in tables. Diagrams and flow charts illustrate designs, design procedure and manufacturing methods. Photographs illustrate components and structures. Here is a small sampling of this material. Tables: Typical properties of fully cured cast polyester resins Typical properties of cast flexibilised . . . polyester resin Typical properties of fully cured cast epoxy resin Typical measured mechanical properties of composite materials compared with steel and aluminium alloy Details of each layer and predicted properties for a

Advanced Polymer Composites

Advanced Polymer Composites
  • Author : Bor Z. Jang
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 01 August 1994
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Discusses materials-dominated issues around composites such as interfaces, interphases, and fabrication; mechanics, mechanical properties, and design considerations such as predicting elastic constants and designing for improved impact resistance; and polymer composites for special applications incl

Processing of Polymer Matrix Composites

Processing of Polymer Matrix Composites
  • Author : P.K. Mallick
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 06 October 2017
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Polymer matrix composites are finding increasing number of applications due to their high weight-saving potential as well as unique characteristics, such as high strength-to-density ratio, fatigue resistance, high damping factor, and freedom from corrosion. While many textbooks are available on the mechanics of polymer matrix composites, few cover their processing. Processing of Polymer Matrix Composites fills this gap. The book focuses on the major manufacturing processes used for polymer matrix composites and describes process details, process parameters and their effects

Encyclopedia of Polymer Applications, 3 Volume Set

Encyclopedia of Polymer Applications, 3 Volume Set
  • Author : Munmaya Mishra
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 17 December 2018
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Undoubtedly the applications of polymers are rapidly evolving. Technology is continually changing and quickly advancing as polymers are needed to solve a variety of day-to-day challenges leading to improvements in quality of life. The Encyclopedia of Polymer Applications presents state-of-the-art research and development on the applications of polymers. This groundbreaking work provides important overviews to help stimulate further advancements in all areas of polymers. This comprehensive multi-volume reference includes articles contributed from a diverse and global team of renowned researchers.

Advanced Materials in Automotive Engineering

Advanced Materials in Automotive Engineering
  • Author : Jason Rowe
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 21 February 2012
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The automotive industry is under constant pressure to design vehicles capable of meeting increasingly demanding challenges such as improved fuel economy, enhanced safety and effective emission control. Drawing on the knowledge of leading experts, Advanced materials in automotive engineering explores the development, potential and impact of using such materials. Beginning with a comprehensive introduction to advanced materials for vehicle lightweighting and automotive applications, Advanced materials in automotive engineering goes on to consider nanostructured steel for automotive body structures, aluminium sheet

Lightweight and Sustainable Materials for Automotive Applications

Lightweight and Sustainable Materials for Automotive Applications
  • Author : Omar Faruk,Jimi Tjong,Mohini Sain
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 01 June 2017
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Automotive manufacturers are required to decrease CO2 emissions and increase fuel economy while assuring driver comfort and safety. In recent years, there has been rapid development in the application of lightweight and sustainable materials in the automotive industry to help meet these criteria. This book provides critical reviews and the latest research results of various lightweight and sustainable materials in automotive applications. It discusses current applications and future trends of lightweight materials in the automotive area. While there are a

Automotive Tribology

Automotive Tribology
  • Author : Jitendra Kumar Katiyar,Shantanu Bhattacharya,Vinay Kumar Patel,Vikram Kumar
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 08 October 2019
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This book presents a comprehensive study of all important aspects of tribology. It covers issues and their remedies adopted by researchers working on automobile systems. The book is broadly divided in to three sections, viz. (i) new materials for automotive applications, (ii) new lubricants for automotive applications, and (iii) impact of surface morphologies for automotive applications. The rationale for this division is to provide a comprehensive and categorical review of the developments in automotive tribology. The book covers tribological aspects

Repair of Polymer Composites

Repair of Polymer Composites
  • Author : Andrew J. Jefferson,V. Arumugam,Hom Dhakal
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 24 February 2018
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Repair of Polymer Composites: Methodology, Techniques, and Challenges discusses fundamental issues related to the repair of composites and their suitability in various industrial sectors, such as aerospace, automotive, marine and construction, etc. The repair of composites is complex and requires a thorough understanding of the various types of damage mechanisms in order to apply the appropriate NDT techniques. This book explores these issues in significant detail and presents systematic procedures and methods, thus serving as a useful reference for both