fiber-reinforced polymer

fiber-reinforced polymer

[¦fī·bər ‚rē·ən¦forst ′päl·ə·mər]
(materials)
Lightweight, high-strength composite material composed of fibers (glass, carbon, or silicon carbide) embedded in a polymeric (epoxy, phenolic, or polyester) matrix. Abbreviated FRP.
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installation in each hydraulic structure of two corbels in fiber-reinforced polymer with a width of between 60 and 66 cm.
The new wheels are manufactured entirely from carbon fiber-reinforced polymer (CFRP).
Among their topics are self-healing for low-temperature applications, the influence of modeling conditions on process-induced strain on reinforcements, a real-time cure monitoring system for fiber-reinforced polymer laminates, the homogenization of viscoelastic composite-reinforced woven flax fibers, the optimal design of a high-pressure toroidal tank produced by wrapping with a durable composite, the effect of self-heating of high-damping rubber bearings on design practices, and studying carbon nano fiber by the cotton candy method.
Increase in demand for carbon fiber-reinforced polymer composites
Among their topics are field coupling analysis in electrically conductive composites, graphitic carbon nanomaterials for multifunctional nanocomposites, wing morphing design using macro-fiber composites, wireless health monitoring and sensing of smart structures, the neural network nondestructive evaluation of composite structures from acoustic emission data, and distributed in situ health monitoring of nanocomposite-enhanced fiber-reinforced polymer composites.
Guide for the Design and Construction of Concrete Structures Reinforced with Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Bars, CNR-DT 203/2006.
The cockpit consists of carbon fiber-reinforced polymer, which integrates the undercarriage of both seats.
The hybrid beam starts with a fiber-reinforced polymer shell.
2002, "Carbon fiber-reinforced polymer wraps for corrosion control and rehabilitation of reinforced concrete columns," ACI Mater.
PowerWrap says the Aquawrap water-activated prepreg wrap is a factory-wetted fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) composite system.
Fretting wear of continuous fiber-reinforced polymer composites," ASTM Special Technical Publication, Vol.
Features include three-dot sights, ambidextrous slide release lever and magazine release, magazine capacity of between nine and 13 rounds, depending upon caliber, oversized re-curved trigger guard for use with a gloved hand and a corrosion-proof fiber-reinforced polymer frame.