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High-Performance Fibers

  1. Hiroshi Mera1,
  2. Tadahiko Takata2

Published Online: 15 JUN 2000

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.a13_001

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

How to Cite

Mera, H. and Takata, T. 2000. High-Performance Fibers. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    Teijin Limited, Osaka, Japan

  2. 2

    Teijin Limited, Osaka, Japan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JUN 2000

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The article contains sections titled:

1.Definition and Classification
2.Heat-Resistant Fibers
2.2.Solution-Spun Heat-Resistant Fibers
2.2.1.Aramid Fibers
2.2.2.Polyazole and Polyimide Fibers
2.3.Melt-Spun Heat-Resistant Fibers
2.3.1.Novoloid Fibers
2.3.2.Fibers from Engineering Plastics
3.High-Strength and High-Modulus (HS - HM) Fibers
3.2.Solution-Spun HS - HM Fibers
3.2.1.Para-Oriented Aramid Fibers
3.2.2.HS - HM Fibers from Some Aramid-Related Polymers
3.2.3.Polyazole and Polyimide Fibers Fibers Fibers
3.3.Melt-Spun HS - HM Fibers