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The Heat Is Off:  Advanced Resins Are Revolutionizing the Way We Repair Aircraft
Aircraft design has progressed rapidly over the last 110 years. The simple wooden planes that were used mostly as scouts in World War I gave way to the riveted metal bombers and...
October 22, 2018 | Source: Defense Technical Information Center, dtic.mil, 01 Jun 2018, Reference
Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren Division, is collaborating with Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division, and Naval Undersea Warfare Center, Division Newport, to...
August 2, 2018 | Source: Chemical & Engineering News, cen.acs.org, 11 May 2018, Stu Borman
Researchers have found a way to create industrially important thermoset polymer and fiber-reinforced polymer composite products at considerably lower expense than has been...
June 4, 2018 | Source: Phys.Org, phys.org, 11 May 2018, National University of Science and Technology MISIS
Composite materials have become an integral part of our lives: they are used in aviation and space technologies, as well as the automobile and mining industries. However, there...
Is there a 3D printing platform that is able to additively manufacture continuous carbon fiber thermoplastics? A customer working on flight certification of 3D printed...
May 7, 2018 | Source: U.S. Army, army.mil, 17 Apr 2018, ARL Public Affairs
Engineers at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory and the University of Maryland have developed a technique that causes a composite material to become stiffer and stronger on-demand...
May 7, 2018 | Source: Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, wpafb.af.mil, 20 Mar 2018, Marisa Alia-Novobilski
Researchers at the Air Force Research Laboratory’s Materials and Manufacturing Directorate are “turning up the heat” in the field of polymer additive manufacturing. In conjunction...
December 18, 2017 | Source: Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, wpafb.af.mil, 20 Oct 2017, Holly Jordan
AFRL Materials and Manufacturing Directorate researchers recently took advantage of a unique and rare research opportunity to better understand the behavior of materials used in...
September 7, 2016 | Source: Dexter Johnson, spectrum.ieee.org
A little over four years ago, researchers at the University of California, Riverside, developed a sensor made from carbon nantoubes for detecting toxic chemicals. So enthusiastic...
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The selection and application of advanced composite materials play a critical role in the quest for improving performance of air and ground vehicles to meet ever-changing...