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Composites review
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Author and Affiliation:
Hordonneau, A.(NASA, Washington, DC, United States)
Abstract: The properties and applications of composite materials are reviewed. Glass, carbon, Kevlar, ceramic, whisker, and metal fibers are discussed along with polyester, epoxy, polyimide, Peek, carbon, ceramic, and metal matrices. The quantitative distribution of high technology fiber in various applications is given. The role of aerospace industry in the development and promotion of composite utilization is discussed. Consumption trends indicate a rapid development of the composite market.
Publication Date: Apr 01, 1987
Document ID:
19870010955
(Acquired Nov 04, 1995)
Accession Number: 87N20388
Subject Category: COMPOSITE MATERIALS
Report/Patent Number: NAS 1.77:20008, SNIAS-861-430-108, NASA-TT-20008
Document Type: Journal Article
Publisher Information: United States
Contract/Grant/Task Num: NASW-4005
Financial Sponsor: NASA; United States
Organization Source: NASA; Washington, DC, United States
Description: 14p; In English
Distribution Limits: Unclassified; Publicly available; Unlimited
Rights: Copyright; Distribution as joint owner in the copyright
NASA Terms: AEROSPACE INDUSTRY; COMPOSITE MATERIALS; PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT; TECHNOLOGY UTILIZATION; TRENDS; CARBON FIBER REINFORCED PLASTICS; CARBON-CARBON COMPOSITES; CERAMIC FIBERS; GLASS FIBER REINFORCED PLASTICS; KEVLAR (TRADEMARK); METAL MATRIX COMPOSITES; PEEK; POLYIMIDES; WHISKER COMPOSITES
Imprint And Other Notes: Transl. into ENGLISH of Dossier Composites (Saint-Medard-en-Dalles, France), Jan. 1986 p 1-19
Miscellaneous Notes: Transl. by Kanner (Leo) Associates, Redwood City, Calif. Original document was prepared by Societe Nationale Industrielle Aerospatiale, Saint-Medard-en-Dalles, France
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