Composites Testing Requirements Evolving to Satisfy Automotive Industry

Koprivc, Aleksander
June 2013
Advanced Materials & Processes;Jun2013, Vol. 171 Issue 6, p15
Academic Journal
The article discusses the testing challenges on how composite materials behave in operation as the automotive industry expands the use of composites in future car designs. According to the article, the variables in composites that can be adjusted to achieve the required balance of properties demand a testing solution that is flexible and adaptable to a particular composite. As such, characterization of composites is a vital part in the material testing and selection process.


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