Conventional and Advanced Composites in Aerospace Industry: Technologies Revisited
American Journal of Aerospace Engineering
Volume 5, Issue 1, June 2018, Pages: 9-15
Received: Jan. 10, 2018; Accepted: Jan. 26, 2018; Published: Feb. 11, 2018
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Meysam Toozandehjani, Materials Synthesis and Characterization Laboratory, Institute of Advanced Technology, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Serdang, Malaysia
Nuruldiyanah Kamarudin, Department of Chemical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Serdang, Malaysia
Zahra Dashtizadeh, Institute of Tropical Forestry and Forest Products, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Serdang, Malaysia
E. Yee Lim, Department of Forest Production, Faculty of Forestry, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Serdang, Malaysia
Ashen Gomes, Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Serdang, Malaysia
Chandima Gomes, Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Serdang, Malaysia
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Composites as a separate class of engineering material have found many applications in aerospace industries where high performance and safety are a prime concern. A review has been done in order to provide a comprehensive analysis on various types of composites used in the aerospace industry, emphasizing on the features, properties, advantages, limitations, and emerging trends in the field.
Aerospace, Composite Materials, Polymer Matrix Composites (PMCs), Metal Matrix Composites (MMCs), Ceramic Matrix Composites (CMCs)
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Meysam Toozandehjani, Nuruldiyanah Kamarudin, Zahra Dashtizadeh, E. Yee Lim, Ashen Gomes, Chandima Gomes, Conventional and Advanced Composites in Aerospace Industry: Technologies Revisited, American Journal of Aerospace Engineering. Vol. 5, No. 1, 2018, pp. 9-15. doi: 10.11648/j.ajae.20180501.12
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