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Journal of Materials Science

, Volume 41, Issue 18, pp 6072–6076 | Cite as

On the use of dynamic mechanical thermal analysis (DMTA) for measuring glass transition temperature of polymer matrix fibre reinforced composites

  • G. Bussu
  • A. Lazzeri
Letter

Abstract

Keywords

Dynamic Mechanical Thermal Analysis Dynamic Mechanical Thermal Analysis Matrix Composite Material Maximum Stress Level Unidirectional Laminate 

Notes

Acknowledgments

The authors would like to thank Prof. I. K. Partridge, Head of the Advanced Materials Department at Cranfield University, UK for the supervision of the experimental work and use of the test facilities.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Advanced Materials GroupCranfield UniversityBedfordshireUK
  2. 2.Material Mechanics and ProcessesEuropean Space AgencyNoordwijkThe Netherlands
  3. 3.Centre for Materials EngineeringUniversity of PisaPisaItaly

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