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‘Prepreg Market Worth 8.64 Billion USD By 2021’

KFDA-TV Amarillo Aug 27 05:57 pm 

Along with the existing capacities several prepreg manufacturers are signing agreements with aircraft manufacturers to cater the increasing...adopted various organic and inorganic developmental ...

‘Battery-powered Bus To Join MetroLINK Fleet’

Quad-City Times Aug 26 10:20 am 

The buses made of composite materials are non-corrosive and thousands of pounds lighter than typical buses of this type said Michael Hennessy regional sales director of Proterra ...

‘This Battery Will Self-destruct In 30 Minutes’

materialstoday Aug 12 07:00 am 

ISU scientists have developed a working battery that dissolves and disperses in water. Image Ashley Christopherson. Self-destructing electronic devices could keep military secrets out of enemy hands. Or they could save patients the pain of removing a medical device.

‘Global Biaxially Oriented Polypropylene Films Market 2016-2020 – Key Vendors Are Formosa Plastics, Jindal Poly Films …’

Business Wire Aug 09 08:16 am 

DUBLIN--BUSINESS WIRE--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the quotGlobal Biaxially Oriented Polypropylene Films Market 2016-2020quot report to their offering. The global biaxially oriented polypropylene BOPP films market to grow at a CAGR of 6.4 during the period 2016-2020. BOPP films have gained popularity in the global market because of their sealability stiffness transparency...

‘TWI Creates Data Transfer Technology For Composites’

materialstoday Aug 09 09:32 am 

Materials research specialist TWI has developed data transfer technology that can reportedly be incorporated into composite materials to create a high-capacity resilient data transfer network.

‘Fibergrate Composite Structures Inc. Celebrates 50th Anniversary’

PR Newswire Aug 08 05:57 am 

DALLAS Aug. 8 2016 PRNewswire --Fibergrate Composite Structures Inc. the inventor of fiberglass reinforced plastic FRP molded grating will mark its 50th anniversary in September. The company was founded by William C. Coonrod after he created the first fiberglass molded...

‘Kirigami Technique Enables Shape-changing Metamaterial’

the Engineer Aug 05 03:54 am 

Engineers from Bristol University have developed a new shape-changing metamaterial using Kirigami a development that could lead to morphing aerospace structures and smart antennas. Metamaterials are engineered to produce properties that dontradet occur naturally and can be found in artificial electromagnetic and vibration absorbers and high-performance sensors. Kirigami is the ancient Japanese art...

‘Global Prepreg (Carbon, Glass, Aramid, Others) Market 2016-2021 – Research And Markets’

Business Wire Aug 04 09:13 am 

DUBLIN--BUSINESS WIRE--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the quotPrepreg Market -By Type of Fiber Carbon Glass Aramid Others By Type of Resins Thermoplastic Thermoset Others By Industry Aerospace Automobile Others By Geography North America Europe Asia-Pacific RoW - Forecast 2016-2021quot report to their offering. The major drivers of growth for this market ...

‘Cutting And Stacking Creates Graphene-based Composite’

materialstoday Jul 29 01:17 am 

The process of making a stack of parallel sheets of graphene starts with a chemical vapor deposition process I to make a graphene sheet with a polycarbonate coating these layers are then stacked II folded and cut III and stacked again and pressed multiplying the number of layers.

‘Lattice Structure Absorbs Vibrations’

EurekAlert! Jul 29 05:22 am 

ETH Zurich Researchers at ETH Zurich have developed a lattice structure capable of absorbing a wide range of vibrations while also being useful as a load-bearing component -- for example in propellers rotors and rockets. It can absorb vibrations in the audible range which are the most undesirable in engineering applications.