Franklin

Lightweight and sustainable materials for automotive applications / edited by Omar Faruk, Jimi Tjong, Mohini Sain.

Publication:
Boca Raton : CRC Press, 2017.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (514 pages) : illustrations
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Subjects:
Automobiles -- Materials.
Automobiles -- Weight.
Plastics in automobiles.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Contents:
Natural fiber reinforced thermoplastic composites
Natural fiber reinforced thermosets composites
Wood fiber reinforced thermoplastic and thermosets composites
Bio-based thermoplastic and thermosets polymers
Bio-based EPDM rubber and sustainable EPDM compounding
Carbon fiber composite materials
Glass fiber composite materials
Lightweight nano composite materials
Tribology of aluminum and aluminum matrix composite materials
Magnesium and its alloys
Thermoplastic foams : an automotive perspective
Lightweight thermosets foams
Life cycle assessment of lightweight materials for automotive applications
Case studies - sustainable and lightweight automotive parts via injection molding.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on print version record.
Contributor:
Faruk, Omar, editor.
Tjong, Jimi, editor.
Sain, Mohini, 1956- editor.
ISBN:
1-5231-1812-1
1-315-15296-7
1-4987-5688-3
1-351-64900-0
OCLC:
989708008
Publisher Number:
10.1201/9781315152967 doi