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A comprehensive dimensional analysis of waste?derived reinforcements in interface interactions with semi?bio?based PA6,10 composites
12/02/2024 - The effect of different waste sources on the performance of semi?bio based PA6,10.This study elucidates interfacial interactions in semi?synthetic polyamides by applying dimensional analysis to...
Elongational flow?induced microstructure evolutions in polypropylene/layered double hydroxides nanocomposites
13/02/2024 - Non?isothermal elongational flow promotes the achievement of enhanced nanofiller dispersion and improved tensile properties in LDHs?containing nanocomposites.In this work, the effect of the...
Acrylonitrile?butadiene?styrene?based composites for the manufacture of anthropomorphic simulators
14/02/2024 - Manufacturing, 3D printing and analysis of composite filaments and the anthropomorphic simulator.The development of functional compounds for extrusion applied in the additive manufacturing of...
Reactive extrusion of post?irradiated poly(ethylene terephthalate) to improve the interfacial interactions in compounding with its immiscible polyethylene blends
13/02/2024 - The poly(ethylene terephthalate) (PET)/linear low?density polyethylene blend's compatibility improved via irradiation?induced free radical interface reactions through a reactive extrusion process...
Advancement in Sustainable 3D Concrete Printing: A Review on Materials, Challenges, and Current Progress in Australia
10/02/2024 - Three-dimensional concrete printing (3DCP) is a sustainable and green approach for rapid construction with the ability to create complex shapes to preserve the intended aesthetic appearance for an...
Enhanced mechanical properties of MWCNT reinforced ABS nanocomposites fabricated through additive manufacturing process
09/02/2024 - Multiwall carbon nanotubes (MWCNTs) can be spread out in acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS) using a twin?screw micro?compounding extruder. It can significantly improve the mechanical properties of...
Saturated transverse permeability of unidirectional rovings for pultrusion: The effect of microstructural evolution through compaction
07/02/2024 - Similar preforms are manufactured for both the permeability tests and vacuum infusion. The microstructure of the vacuum infused sample is analysed in the filament length scale under different levels...
Real-Time Monitoring of Dough Quality in a Dough Mixer Based on Current Change
05/02/2024 - Accurate assessment of dough kneading is pivotal in pasta processing, where both under-kneading and over-kneading can detrimentally impact dough quality. This study proposes an innovative approach...
Expansion Injection Molding Process Using Clamping Force for Melt Compression
02/02/2024 - Melt expansion followed by compression has been utilized for high-speed filling. In general, this technology was developed for a machine level. Recently, mold-level technology has been tried. In this...
Thermo?mechanical properties of polyethylene composites filled with soapstone waste
22/01/2024 - The prepared PS/PPO foams have ultra?high compressive strength and heat resistanceAbstractPolystyrene (PS) foam materials are lightweight, but suffer from poor compressive strength and heat...
Preparation of Polyimide/Ionic Liquid Hybrid Membrane for CO2/CH4 Separation
31/01/2024 - Imidazole ionic liquids (ILs) have good affinity and good solubility for carbon dioxide (CO2). Such ionic liquids, combined with polyimide membrane materials, can solve the problem that, today, CO2...
IMDA Association News
02/02/2024 - Promoting and Growing In-Mold Decorating and LabelingIn September, the IMDA gathered with brand owners, label printers, resin suppliers, injection molders and others involved in the decorating of...
Amorphous, Carbonated Calcium Phosphate and Biopolymer-Composite-Coated Si3N4/MWCNTs as Potential Novel Implant Materials
29/01/2024 - A biodegradable amorphous carbonated calcium phosphate (caCP)-incorporated polycaprolactone (PCL) composite layer was successfully deposited by a spin coater. In this specific coating, the PCL acts...
Aerospace, Vol. 11, Pages 93: Flow Structure behind Spanwise Pin Array in Supersonic Flow
19/01/2024 - This work focused on the experimental characterization of a complex flow structure behind a cross-flow array of cylindrical pins installed on the wall of a supersonic duct. This geometry simulates...
Development of a Silicone Rubber Mold with an Innovative Waterfall Cooling Channel
16/01/2024 - A conformal cooling channel (CCC) follows the mold core or cavity profile to carry out uniform cooling in the cooling stage. However, the significant pressure drop along the cooling channels is a...
Flexural Behavior of Pultruded GFRP–Concrete Composite Beams Strengthened with GFRP Stiffeners
09/01/2024 - The utilization and incorporation of glass fiber-reinforced plastics (GFRP) in structural applications and architectural constructions are progressively gaining prominence. Therefore, this paper...
Impact of Oat Supplementation on the Structure, Digestibility, and Sensory Properties of Extruded Instant Rice
10/01/2024 - The addition of oat at varying percentages (26%, 32%, 38%, 44% and 50%) was used to evaluate the structural, microstructural, and physicochemical changes in instant-extruded rice (IER). A mixture of...
Impact of Oil Addition on Physicochemical Properties and In Vitro Digestibility of Extruded Pineapple Stem Starch
11/01/2024 - The effects of palm oil (PO) and coconut oil (CO) additions on the physicochemical properties and in vitro starch digestibility of extruded pineapple stem starch (PSS) were studied. The native PSS...
Bidirectional-Reinforced Carbon Fiber/Polyether-Ether-Ketone Composite Thin-Walled Pipes via Pultrusion-Winding for On-Orbit Additive Manufacturing
06/01/2024 - Benefitting from lightweight, high strength, long life, and green recyclability, continuous fiber reinforced thermoplastic composite (CFTPC) pipes have attracted extensive interest, especially in the...
Fatigue and Impact Properties of Kenaf/Glass-Reinforced Hybrid Pultruded Composites for Structural Applications
07/01/2024 - To address the weight, cost, and sustainability associated with fibreglass application in structural composites, plant fibres serve as an alternative to reduce and replace the usage of glass fibres....
Prevention of surface defects in calendered poly(vinyl chloride) sheets using a succinate?capped poly(caprolactone) additive
03/01/2024 - This study demonstrates that a small amount of additive, called PCL540?[(succ)?C7]3, can be used to eliminate the formation of surface flaws called gas checks in PVC calendered films, thereby not...