Fiber-reinforced plastic (FRP) composites have shown the potential for reinforcement of wood structures (e.g., bonding of FRP strips or fabrics to wood members)
experimental measurements and numerical modeling was used for characterization of load transfer in the wood/matrix interface in wood plastic composites
A. Polymer–matrix composites. A. Thermoplastic resin. A. Wood. B. Interface Of these useful products, wood plastics composite (WPC) is one of the most
Apr 2, 2012 This study investigated the effect of extractives in wood flour on the mechanical properties of wood-polypropylene (PP) composites.
Article. Interfaces and mechanical properties of recycled rubber–polyethylene terephthalate–wood composites. Mihaela Cosnita, Cristina Cazan and Anca Duta.
composite material would help the development of wood-fibre composites. In this thesis, focus has been on the fibre-matrix interface, wood-fibre hygroexpansion
Feb 17, 2013 Rubber-thermoplastic-based composites represent widely used materials of recycled rubber–polyethylene terephthalate–wood composites.
The low maintenance cost of wood plastic composite (WPC) is generating a boom in the market The interface adhesion between the polymer matrix and wood.
for strong interactions between the wood flakes and the matrix agent. Key words: wood–polyethylene composites; interface modification; silane coupling agent
Aug 27, 2010 Mechanical integrity of interfaces in wood-based composites plays a major role in determining the serviceability of struc- tures and their
Jul 23, 2016 The spectral properties of the composites before and after artificial Moisture also degrades the wood-plastic interface and decreases stress
Mar 1, 2016 Growing industrial and academic interests in the choice of wood fibres as reinforcing fillers in polymer composites; in preference to synthetic
Ultraviolet weathering of HDPE/wood-flour composites coextruded with a clear HDPE Photooxidation of wood components at the interface accounted for the
for development wood plastic composites was evaluated. . weak interfaces between wood flour and rPS are create, resulting in more stress concentration and
Apr 2, 2012 Chemical coupling of maleated polyethylene (MAPE) copolymers at the interface in wood-fiber/high-density-polyethylene (HDPE) composites
May 20, 2014 fiber properties, resin properties as well as fiber/resin interface characteristics .. study82, the polymer wood composites were prepared by in.
Research on the deformation mechanisms of tendons and wood has shown that role of interface polymers for the mechanics of natural polymeric composites.
Mar 1, 2016 The interface and the functional performance of wood polymer composites (WPCs) can be controlled by appropriate selection of surface
Apr 18, 2016 In this chapter we describe the importance of fiber/resin interface, non-degradable plastics such as wood-polymer composites (WPCs), have
Polymer and Interface Science Lab Surface characterization for wood and polymers can be also performed by Advanced Structures & Composites Center.