StyLight® - Class-A Surface with Thermoplastic Composites
P. Juan, K. Suhre
INEOS Styrolution Group GmbH, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
T. Braselmann, Neue Materialien Fürth GmbH, Fürth, Germany
J. Knöchel, Neue Materialien Bayreuth GmbH, Bayreuth, read more ...
Processing of Thermoplastic Composites; Developments & Future Challenges
H. Luinge, TenCate Advanced Composites, Nijverdal, The Netherlands
Thermoplastic composites can be processed via a wide variety of processes. Most established for read more ...
Multiaxial Non Crimp Fabrics for Reinforcing Thermoplastic Composites
S. Bakker, K. Suhre
SAERTEX GmbH & Co. KG, Saerbeck, Germany
Thermoplastic composite materials are now more and more in focus as a weight-saving alternative for s read more ...
SOfIA - Structural Organic Sheet Components for the Integration in Automobiles
F. Jansen, Faserinstitut Bremen e. V., Bremen, Germany
A. Kunze, Stiftung Institut für Werkstofftechnik, Bremen, Germany
Fibre reinforced lightweight mat read more ...
Processing UD-Thermoplastic Composites for Local Reinforcement
C. Götze, Georg Kaufmann Formenbau AG, Busslingen, Switzerland
For a better combination of lightweight potential and cost efficient part production, it is required to thi read more ...
Resource-Efficient Production of Large-Scale Lightweight Structures
S. Nendel, H.-J. Heinrich, L. Kroll
Cetex Institut für Textil- und Verarbeitungsmaschinen gemeinnützige GmbH, Chemnitz, Germany
Within the BMBF-funded innovative re read more ...
Reducing Manufacturing Costs of Aerospace Thermoplastic Parts
S. Jamet, D. Bailly
DAHER-SOCATA, Saint-Aignan de Grand Lieu, France
J. Hubert, PINETTE-EMIDECAU, Châlon-sur-Saône, France
There is a trend in aerospace manufacturers to read more ...
Competitiveness of High Performance Carbon Fibre Reinforced Thermoplastic UD-Tape
A. Gilliot, J.-P. Canart, M. Schubert
Toho Tenax Europe GmbH, Wuppertal, Germany
L. de la Ossa, xperion Aerospace GmbH, Markdorf, Germany
This paper read more ...
Recent Japanese Activity in CFRTP For Mass Production Automobile
J. Takahashi, The University of Tokyo, Japan
T. Ishikawa, Nagoya University, Japan
As with European countries, Japanese CFRTP research is also rushing into the next st read more ...
Bistable Rotary-Actuator – Based on Shape Memory Alloys
Actuator Solutions GmbH, Gunzenhausen, Germany
Actuators based on Shape-Memory-Alloys (SMA) show all characteristics required by the industry today. These are light read more ...
Development of All Around Flexible Actuator
S. Ohtera, Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd., Yasu, Japan
Electrostrictive polymer has a large deformation; its strain is as much as 2%. But when we use it as actuators for some applications s read more ...
Heat Generation Analysis in Piezoelectric Materials
H.S. Shekhani1, K. Uchino1,2
1The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, USA
2Office of Naval Research Global – Asia Office, Tokyo, Japan
One of the largest setbacks in t read more ...
Hybrid Carbon Nanotube Yarn as Artificial Muscles
J. Foroughi1, G.M. Spinks1, G.G. Wallace1, M. Lima2, R.H. Baughman2
1 University of Wollongong, Wollongong, Australia
2 University of Texas at Dallas, Dallas, USA
We designed guest- read more ...
Linear Reluctance Actuator with Low Retention Force
Physik Instrumente (PI) GmbH & Co. KG, Karlsruhe, Germany
Positioners for the micro and nano range are often designed as systems with flexure guide, actuator and sensor. T read more ...
Micropump Utilizing Localized Magnetic-Field-Induced Deformation of MSM Elements to Deliver Sub-Microliter Volumes of Drugs to the Rat Brain
S. Barker1, E. Rhoads1, P. Lindquist1, M. Vreugdenhill2, P. Müllner1
1Boise State University; Boise, USA, read more ...
Planar Magnetic Levitation in 6 DOF
R. Glöß, Physik Instrumente (PI) GmbH & Co. KG, Karlsruhe, Germany
The paper describes a new magnetic levitation system for 6 DOF with nanometer resolution. The system consists of a movable stage w read more ...
This book explains the contribution of engineering and technical skills in
safeguarding public health during humanitarian crisis caused due to natural
calamities or man- made disasters such as armed conflicts. Humanitarian crisis is
more complex i read more ...
This book explains about Quantum Dot Cellular Automata an upcoming technology of Nano electronics which is ensuring a very low power consumption, maximized clock speed, low silicon area utilization and performance enriching parallel processing techni read more ...
The demand of electrical energy is increasing day-by-day, but the world is going
through shortage of conventional energy sources. Hence the entire world is now
interested in alternative source of energy among which solar PV energy is best
alternat read more ...
Launched in January 2003, LINUX For You is a complete magazine on open source, and is today a big hit with those who love FOSS (Free and Open Source Software). The magazine carries tech articles on Linux and open source for newbies, administrators, d read more ...