Overview on Development of Natural Fiber Composite Products

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Part of the SpringerBriefs in Materials book series (BRIEFSMATERIALS)

Abstract

Composites consist of two or more constituent materials, mainly fiber reinforcements and matrices, bonded together, as a result better properties are obtained in the final composites compared to the constituent materials. However, the constituent materials retained their unique attributes. Composite materials or composites are the materials of choice in many engineering application. They are used in various industries such as automotive, building and construction, aerospace, telecommunication, furniture and marine industries.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of Mechanical EngineeringUniversiti Teknikal Malaysia MelakaDurian TunggalMalaysia
  2. 2.Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, Faculty of EngineeringUniversiti Putra MalaysiaSerdangMalaysia

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