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NHPA2017: 5.4: Nonwoven reinforcements for composites

Publication date: 
3 May 2017
International Newsletters Ltd
Claus Lütke, ITA,  Institute of Textile Technology, RWTH Aachen University (Germany)
Book type: 

Nonwoven-based composite reinforcements with optimised structures

A PDF of the Powerpoint presentation, addressing:

What is the difference between carbon fibre nonwovens and carbon fibre papers in terms of performance and application? 
What added benefits can be achieved by combining the two? 
How can the wide distribution of fibre lengths in a sample of recycled carbon fibre be exploited? 
What types of nonwoven fabrics and papers can be made using such fibres? 
How can these materials be combined to create viable reinforcements for composites?