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Polymer Matrix Composites: Moisture Effects and Dimensional Stability

  1. Hom Nath Dhakal,
  2. Zhongyi Zhang

Published Online: 20 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118097298.weoc178

Wiley Encyclopedia of Composites

Wiley Encyclopedia of Composites

How to Cite

Dhakal, H. N. and Zhang, Z. 2012. Polymer Matrix Composites: Moisture Effects and Dimensional Stability. Wiley Encyclopedia of Composites. 1–7.

Author Information

  1. University of Portsmouth, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 JUL 2012

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Keywords:

  • polymer composites;
  • mechanical properties;
  • dimensional stability;
  • moisture absorption;
  • microcracking;
  • void content;
  • interface;
  • coefficient of thermal expansion (CTE)