THERMOMECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF JUTE/BAGASSE HYBRID FIBRE REINFORCED EPOXY THERMOSET COMPOSITES
Sudhir Kumar Saw
- Publisher: North Carolina State University
Thermoset | Natural fibres | Hybrid composites | Biotechnology | TP248.13-248.65
Natural fibres are partly replacing currently used synthetic fibres as reinforcement for polymer composites. Jute fibre bundles were high-cellulose-content modified by alkali treatment, while the bagasse fibre bundles were modified by creating quinones in the lignin por...