The Development of a Virtual Engineering Approach to Find Cost-Effective Solutions for Hybrid Composite Structures
D. de Vries, H. van Aken
Code Product Solutions, Schinnen, The Netherlands
W. Schijve, G. Francato, S. Kulkarni
SABIC, Geleen, Th read more ...
Additive Manufacturing of Aerospace Composite Structures
Z. August, R. Marcario, D. Hauber
Automated Dynamics, Niskayuna, USA
The ultimate goal for manufacturers of aerospace composite structures is a fully automated process like ad read more ...
Hybridisation of Organosheets; Tuning of Composite Properties
H. Luinge, TenCate Advanced Composites BV, Nijverdal, The Netherlands
L. Warnet, University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands
This paper describes the efforts to use h read more ...
Modified Thermoplastic Foam Cores for Structural Thermoplastic Composite Sandwich Structures
J. Grünewald, T. Orth, P. Parlevliet
Airbus Group Innovations, München, Germany
V. Altstädt, Universität Bayreuth, Bayreuth, Germany
Compo read more ...
Lightweight Thermoplastic Composite Fuel Tanks for Space Applications
C.M. Ó Brádaigh, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
D.M. Grogan, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland
B.R. Murray, National University of Ireland, Gal read more ...
New Reactive Resins for Thermoplastic RTM and Pultrusion
M. Glotin, ARKEMA, Colombes, France
Continuous Fiber Reinforced (CFR) Composites are seen as key future contributors to weight reduction targets in the automotive industry. Due read more ...
A New Generation of Aesthetic Composites Based on Styrenic Co-Polymers
P. Juan, E. Jahnke, P. Deitmerg, M. Blinzler, N. Niessner
INEOS Styrolution Group GmbH, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Today’s continuous fiber reinforced thermoplas read more ...
On the Use of Flexible Intensity Distributions for Thermoplastic Tape Placement by Means of Vertical-Cavity Surface-Emitting Laser (VCSEL)
T. Weiler, M. Emonts,
Aachener Zentrum für integrativen Leichtbau, Aachen, Germany
H. Janssen, Fraunhofer read more ...
Structural Joining of a Steel Insert with a Thermoplastic Organic Sheet
T. Renault, FAURECIA, Nanterre, France
Macro-textured metal inserts were developed and successfully integrated in a one-step thermo-stamping/over molding process read more ...
Wind Blades Using Cost-Effective Advanced Lightweight Design - Innovative Solutions for Wind
Blades Made of Advanced Thermoplastic Materials
F. Rapp, B. Beck, T. Huber
Fraunhofer ICT, Pfinztal, Germany
Wind energy is generally cons read more ...
A Technique for the NDT Inspection and Reparation of a Manufacturing Process for the
Offshore Oil and Gas Industry
A. Sharpe, Surface Generation LTD, Oakham, United Kingdom
N. Dodds, V. Jha
GE Oil & Gas, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
A read more ...
RecyCarb: Process Optimisation and On-Line Monitoring in the Recycling of Carbon Fibre Waste
for the Re-Use in High-Grade Fibre-Reinforced Plastics
M. Hofmann, Sächsisches Textilforschungsinstitut e. V. STFI, Chemnitz, Germany
H. Fischer, Faseri read more ...
In-Situ Strain Monitoring-Based Simulation of Residual Stress/Strain Due to Skin-Core Effect in
Thick CF/PPS Laminates
T. Tsukada, S. Minakuchi, N. Takeda
The University of Tokyo, Chiba-ken, Japan
When a thick CFRTP laminate is man read more ...
Hybrid Structures – The Novel Way of Forming High-Performance Thermoplastic Composites for Primary Structure
M. Koerdt, Faserinstitut Bremen e. V., Bremen, Germany
B. Schwing, Airbus Operations GmbH, Bremen, Germany
Ferdinand Stükerjürgen GmbH & read more ...
Efficient Laser Cutting of High-Performance
O. Meier, LASER on demand GmbH, Langenhagen, Germany
P. Hansen, Element Materials Technology Hitchin, Hitchin, United Kingdom
R. Staehr, S. Bluemel
Laser Zentrum Hannover e. V. read more ...
Overmoulding ‒ An Integrated Design Approach for Dimensional Accuracy and Strength of Structural Parts
M.M. Bouwman, T.G. Donderwinkel, S. Wijskamp
ThermoPlastic composites Research Center, Enschede, The Netherlands
Overmoulding of read more ...
Influence of the Cathodic Dip Painting Process on Fibre-Reinforced Thermoplastic Composites
T. Grätzl, BMW Group, Landshut, Germany
N. Schramm, L. Kroll
Technische Universität Chemnitz, Germany
Fibre-reinforced thermoplastics are i read more ...
Automotive Crash Beam from UD Tapes by Tailored Blanks Production and its Optimisation
R. van den Aker, Van Wees UD and Crossply Technology BV Tilburg, The Netherlands
Van Wees has made UD and Crossply machines since 1993. The first read more ...
QSP®: How to Produce a Netshape Thermoplastic Composite Part in One Minute
C. Callens, F. Bordellier
CETIM, Nantes, France
The Quilted Stratum Process® (QSP®) is a revolutionary approach for high performance thermoplastic composites read more ...