Application of Near-field Microwave and Millimeter Wave Nondestructive Testing for Evaluation of Fiber Breakage and Orientation Evaluation in CFRP Composite Patches
Near-field microwave and millimeter wave nondestructive testing and evaluation techniques have been successfully used for detecting defects such as disbond and delamination in complex composite structures. This paper presents the results of fiber breakage detection and fiber orientation determination in carbon fiber reinforced polymer patches which are used in aerospace industry and civil infrastructure.
S. Kharkovsky and R. Zoughi, "Application of Near-field Microwave and Millimeter Wave Nondestructive Testing for Evaluation of Fiber Breakage and Orientation Evaluation in CFRP Composite Patches," Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation, American Institute of Physics (AIP), Apr 2005.
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Keywords and Phrases
Aerospace Industry; Carbon Fibre Reinforced Plastics; Fracture; Microwaves; Millimetre Waves; Nondestructive Testing; Structural Engineering; Composite Testing and Evaluation; Infrastructure Testing and Cement-Based Material Evaluation; Microwave and Millimeter Wave Imaging
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