The Advent Of Lightweight, High Strength, Corrosion And Damage Resistant Composites In A Major Breakthrough, Revolutionizing The Use Of Materials In Many High Performance Application. Extensive Scientific Research And Technological Developments Have Resulted In The Production Of Variety Of Composites Vital To Aerospace, Automotive, Medical, Defence, Sporting Goods, Building Materials, Electronic And Marine Applications.Since Composites Are Versatile And Capable Of Being Tailored To Specific Requirements Newer Application Areas Are Opening Up. The Contributions To This Book Have Been Made By Leading Experts Important Topics Covered Include: * Composite Materials Science And Technology * Research And Development In Metal Matrix Composites * Advanced Polymer Composite * Carbon Fibre Composites * Fabrication, Repair And Analysis * Structure And Properties * Environmental Effects.This Book Is A Valuable Resource To Sciencetists And Engineers, Research Establishments And Industries. It Will Also Be Very Helpful To Undergraduate And Post Graduate Students In Enhancing Their Knowledge Of This Interdisciplinary Area.R. C. Prasad ... Kevlar and glass fibres were introduced for several aircraft and helicopter programmes such as Cheetah and Chetak helicopters, Jaguar fighter aircraft and advanced light helicopter (ALF). There are a larger number of critically loaded complex parts being made for ALH programme such as main rotor blades, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Composites, Science, and Technology|
|Author||:||R. C. Prasad|
|Publisher||:||New Age International - 2000-01-01|