Glass ribbon-reinforced transparent polymer composites which provide excellent optical transparency and a low distortion level over a wide temperature range while exhibiting superior mechanical properties as compared to non- reinforced polymer counterparts, and equivalent properties as compared to glass fiber-reinforced counterparts.
D. E. Day et al., "Optically Transparent Composite Material and Process for Preparing Same," U.S. Patents, Sep 1997.
Materials Science and Engineering
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09 Sep 1997