Chapter 15. Structural Aspects of the Damage Tolerance of Spectra Fibres and Composites

  1. Stoyko Fakirov
  1. D. C. Prevorsek

Published Online: 28 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527615056.ch15

Oriented Polymer Materials

Oriented Polymer Materials

How to Cite

Prevorsek, D. C. (2008) Structural Aspects of the Damage Tolerance of Spectra Fibres and Composites, in Oriented Polymer Materials (ed S. Fakirov), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527615056.ch15

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 APR 1996

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527296934

Online ISBN: 9783527615056

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Keywords:

  • uniaxial;
  • nevertheless;
  • commercialization;
  • preexponential;
  • sensitivity

Summary

The chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Creep

  • Strain rate effects in ultrastrong polyethylene fibres and composites

  • Damage tolerance in penetration

  • Morphology of ultrastrong PE fibres