This textbook is a step-by-step introduction to nanocomposite materials using methods familiar to materials science students and engineers. It covers all nanoparticle types, including flakes, nanotubes, and nanoparticulates. It provides the basics for composites with reinforcements ranging from microns to nanometers.Toyota features PLA composites that have been used in floor mats, and compression molded spare tire covers; while Mitsubishi features prototype floor mats. (Holbery and Houston, 2006. Caraua fibers have been used in sun visor bracketanbsp;...
|Title||:||Composites for Automotive, Truck and Mass Transit|
|Publisher||:||DEStech Publications, Inc - 2011|