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  1. Course webpage 1 item
  2. Essential Reading 4 items
    1. Manufacturing of polymer composites - �Astr�om, B. T. 1997.

      Book Recommended

    2. An introduction to composite materials - Hull, D., Clyne, T. W. 1996.

      Book Recommended

  3. Materials Selection and Characterisation 209 items
    1. Plastics materials - Brydson, J. A. 1999.

      Book 

    2. Fundamentals of fibre reinforced composite materials - Bunsell, A. R., Renard, J. 2005.

      Book 

    3. Physical methods for materials characterisation - Flewitt, P. E. J., Wild, R. K. 1994.

      Book 

    4. A01: Some basic equations and definitions. 1 item
    5. A02 Young's modulus, Poisson's ratios, shear and bulk moduli. Anisotropic elasticity theory. Standards and Testing 5 items
      1. MR Wisnom - Size effects in the testing of fibre-composite materials, Composites Science and Technology, 1999, 59(13), 1937-1957.

        Article  Elsevier ScienceDirect - remember you will have to click on login on the ScienceDirect page if you are accessing the article off campus

      2. AS Chen and FL Matthews - A review of multiaxial/biaxial loading tests for composite materials, Composites, 1993, 24(5), 395-406.

        Article  Elsevier ScienceDirect - remember you will have to click on login on the ScienceDirect page if you are accessing the article off campus

    6. A03: Interfaces. Interphases. Voids. Meso-mechanics (fibre clustering). 8 items
      1. Microstructural design of fiber composites - Chou, Tsu-Wei. 1992.

        Book 

    7. A04: Failure mechanisms. Failure criteria. Fractography. Fracture mechanics 20 items
      1. Failure criteria in fibre reinforced polymer composites: the world-wide failure exercise - Hinton, M. J., Kaddour, A. S., Soden, P. D. 2004

        Book 

      2. NJ Pagano - Interlaminar Response of Composite Materials, Elsevier, 1989. ISBN 0-444-87285-x.

        Webpage  Elsevier Composite Materials series 05 | Purchase for Library stock requested

      3. R Talreja - Damage Mechanics of Composite Materials, Elsevier, 1994. ISBN 0-444-88852-7.

        Article  Elsevier Composite Materials series 09 | Purchase for Library stock requested

    8. A05: Creep - fatigue - impact 11 items
      1. Impact on composite structures - Abrate, Serge, 1998.

        Book 

      2. Fatigue of composite materials - Talreja, R. 1987.

        Document 

      3. KL Reifsnider, Fatigue of Composite Materials, Elsevier, 1991. ISBN 0-444-70507-4.

        Webpage  Elsevier Composite Materials series 04 | Purchase for Library stock requested

    9. A06: Hybrid Composites 1 item
    10. A07: Environmental resistance of composites 14 items
      1. Handbook of oceanographic engineering materials - Dexter, Stephen C. 1979.

        Book 

      2. Marine composites - Eric Greene Associates, 1999.

        Book 

      3. Reinforced plastics durability - Pritchard, G. 1999.

        Book 

      4. Guide to the selection of materials for marine applications - Waterman, N.A., Pye, A. M., Fulmer Research Institute, 1980.

        Book 

      5. A07a: Paints and coatings 4 items
        1. Paint and surface coatings : theory and practice - Lambourne, R., Strivens, T. A. 1999.

          Book 

        2. Engineering coatings : design and application - Grainger, Stan., Blunt, Jane. 1998.

          Book 

    11. A08: Environmental implications of polymers and composites 11 items
      1. Polymers : the environment and sustainable development - Azapagic, Adisa., Emsley, Alan., Hamerton, Ian. 2003.

        Book 

      2. Green composites : polymer composites and the environment - Baillie, Caroline. 2004.

        Book 

      3. Comprehensive composite materials - Kelly, Anthony., Zweben, Carl. 2000.

        Book 

      4. Life cycle assessment and environmental impact of polymeric products - O'Neill, T. J., Rapra Technology Limited. 2003.

        Book 

      5. Polymers and the environment - Scott, Gerald. 1999.

        Book 

    12. A09: Sustainable Composites 34 items
      1. Green composites : polymer composites and the environment - Baillie, Caroline. 2004.

        Book 

      2. Sustainability in agriculture - Hester, R. E., Harrison, Roy M., 2005.

        Book 

      3. Bio-based polymers and composites - Wool, Richard P., Sun, Xiuzhi Susan. c2005.

        Book 

      4. A9a: Natural fibres 14 items
        1. Natural fibres

          Webpage  Module element webpage

        2. Bast and other plant fibres - Franck, Robert R., Textile Institute, 2005.

          Book 

        3. Natural fibers, biopolymers, and biocomposites - Mohanty, Amar K., Misra, Manjusri., Drzal, Lawrence T. 2005.

          Book 

        4. Flax : the genus linum - Muir, Alister D., Westcott, Neil D. 2003.

          Book 

        5. The biology and processing of flax - Sharma, H. S. S., Sumere, C. F. van. 1992.

          Book 

        6. Linseed law : a handbook for growers and advisers - Turner, John, BASF United Kingdom. 1987.

          Book 

      5. A9b: Bio-based resins 7 items
        1. Sustainable development in practice : case studies for engineers and scientists - Azapagic, Adisa., Perdan, Slobodan., Clift, R. c2004.

          Book 

      6. A9c: Disposal of organic waste 4 items
        1. Composting and recycling municipal solid waste - Diaz, Luis F. c1993.

          Book 

        2. Waste incineration and the environment - Hester, R. E., Harrison, R. M., Royal Society of Chemistry (Great Britain) c1994.

          Book 

        3. Organic waste recycling - Polprasert, Chongrak. 1996.

          Book 

    13. A10: Core materials for sandwich panels 2 items
      1. Engineered materials handbook - Reinhart, Theodore J., ASM International, c1987.

        Book 

    14. A11: Adhesives and bonded structures 8 items
      1. Adhesive bonding : science, technology and applications - Adams, Robert D. 2005.

        Book 

      2. Adhesives in engineering design - Lees, W. A. 1984.

        Book 

      3. Adhesion and adhesives : science and technology - Kinloch, A. J. 1987.

        Book 

      4. Construction sealants and adhesives - Panek, Julian R., Cook, John Philip. c1984.

        Book 

      5. Adhesion and adhesives technology : an introduction - Pocius, Alphonsus V. 1997.

        Book 

      6. Guide to the structural use of adhesives - Institution of Structural Engineers (Great Britain) 1999.

        Book 

    15. A12: Non-Destructive Testing 12 items
      1. NDT data fusion - Gros, X. E. 1997.

        Book 

    16. A13: Acoustic emission 1 item
    17. A14: Smart materials and intelligent structural systems. Biomimetics 28 items
      1. Biomimetics

        Webpage  Module element webpage

      2. A14a: Smart materials and intelligent structural systems 15 items
        1. Smart materials and new technologies : for the architecture and design professions - Addington, D. Michelle., Schodek, Daniel L., 2005

          Book 

        2. Smart autoclave cure of composites - Ciriscioli, Peter R., Springer, George S. 1990.

          Book 

        3. Smart structures and materials - Culshaw, B. 1996.

          Book 

        4. Smart materials and structures - Gandhi, Mukesh V., Thompson, Brian S. 1992.

          Book 

        5. Shape memory materials - �Otsuka, Kazuhiro,, Wayman, Clarence Marvin, 1999, c1998.

          Book 

        6. Smart structures : analysis and design - Srinivasan, A. V., McFarland, D. Michael, 2001.

          Book 

        7. Smart fibres, fabrics and clothing - Tao, Xiaoming., Textile Institute, 2001.

          Book 

        8. Fiber optic smart structures - Udd, Eric. 1995.

          Book 

        9. Smart technologies - Worden, K., Bullough, W. A., Haywood, J. c2003.

          Book 

      3. A14b: Biomimetics 11 items
        1. Biomimetics : biologically inspired technologies - Bar-Cohen, Yoseph. 2006.

          Book 

        2. Biomimicry : innovation inspired by nature - Benyus, Janine M. 2002

          Book 

        3. Natural capitalism : the next industrial revolution - Hawken, Paul., Lovins, Amory B.,, Lovins, L. Hunter, 1999.

          Book 

        4. The diatoms : biology & morphology of the genera - Round, F. E., Crawford, R. M., Mann, D. G. 1990.

          Book  Detailed electron microscope images to make any nanotechnologist green with envy!

        5. Journal of advanced materials. - Society for the advancement of material and process engineering.

          Document  Journal only available as paper copy in Library

        6. Pulse : the next frontier - Frenay, Robert, 2006.

          Book 

        7. Comparative biomechanics : life's physical world - Vogel, Steven, c2003.

          Book 

    18. A15: Ceramic matrix composites (CMC). Metal matrix composites (MMC). 23 items
      1. Metal and ceramic matrix composites - Cantor, B., Dunne, Fionn., Stone, Ian, Oxford-Kobe Materials Seminar c2004.

        Book 

      2. Metal and ceramic based composites - Mile�iko, S. T. 1997.

        Book  Elsevier Composite Materials series 12

      3. A15a: Ceramic Matrix Composites (CMC) 7 items
        1. Ceramic matrix composites - Chawla, Krishan Kumar, 1993.

          Book 

        2. Ceramic-matrix composites - Warren, R. 1992.

          Book 

        3. High temperature mechanical behavior of ceramic composites - Nair, Shantikumar Vasudevan,, Jakus, Karl. 1995.

          Book 

      4. A15b: Metal Matrix Composites 12 items
        1. Introduction to metal matrix composites - Clyne, T. W., Withers, P. J. 1993.

          Book 

        2. Metal matrix composites - Fridl�i�ander, I. N. 1995.

          Book 

        3. Corrosion of aluminium-based metal matrix composites - Lucas, K. A., Clarke, H. 1993.

          Book 

        4. Composite materials. - Metcalfe, Arthur G. 1974.

          Book 

        5. Hybrid and Select Metal Matrix Composites - Renton, W. J. 1977.

          Document 

        6. Introduction to metal matrix composite materials - Schoutens, Jacques E., Tempo, Kaman., Metal Matrix Composites Information Analysis Center, 1982.

          Document 

        7. Metal matrix composites : thermomechanical behavior - Taya, Minoru., Arsenault, R. J. 1989.

          Book 

        8. Metal matrix composites - Chawla, Nikhilesh., Chawla, Krishan Kumar, 2006.

          Book 

    19. A16: Nanotechnology 23 items
      1. Nanotechnology

        Webpage  Module element webpage

      2. Nanomaterials : toxicity, health and environmental issues - Kumar, C. S. S. R. 2006.

        Book 

    20. Composite materials technology: neural network applications - S. M. Sapuan, I. M. Mujtaba c2010

      Book 

  4. Composites Stress Analysis 11 items
    1. Introduction to composite materials design - Barbero, Ever J. c1999.

      Book 

    2. Design and manufacture of composite structures - Eckold, Geoff. 1994.

      Book 

    3. Handbook of polymer composites for engineers - Hollaway, L., British Plastics Federation. 1994.

      Book 

    4. Engineering with polymers - Powell, Peter C., Housz, A. Jan Ingen. 1998.

      Book 

    5. Composites : design manual - Quinn, J. A. 1998.

      Book 

    6. NetComposites

      Webpage  A comprehensive portal containing indispensable information for composites professionals, including a calendar, glossary, directory, guide to composites, industry news and the world’s largest online stores for composites information.

  5. Composite Manufacturing Processes 111 items
    1. Process modeling in composites manufacturing - Advani, Suresh G., Sozer, E. Murat. 2002.

      Book 

    2. Flow and rheology in polymer composites manufacturing - Advani, Suresh G. 1994.

      Book  Elsevier Composite Materials series 10

    3. Composite sheet forming - Bhattacharyya, D. 1997.

      Book  Elsevier Composite Materials series 11

    4. Processing of composites - Dav�e, R. S., Loos, A. C. 2000.

      Book 

    5. Advanced composites manufacturing - Gutowski, Timothy G. c1997.

      Book 

    6. C01: Reinforcement fibres 4 items
      1. AR Bunsell, Fibre Reinforcements for Composite Materials, Elsevier, 1988. ISBN 0-444-42801-1.

        Webpage  Elsevier Composite Materials series 02 | Purchase for Library stock requested

    7. C02: Reinforcement fabrics 17 items
      1. Textile structural composites - Ko, Frank K., Chou, Tsu-Wei. 1989.

        Book  Elsevier Composite Materials series 03

      2. Textile science - Hatch, Kathryn L. 1993.

        Book 

      3. Handbook of technical textiles - Horrocks, A. Richard., Anand, S.C., Textile Institute, 2000.

        Book 

      4. 3-D textile reinforcements for composite materials - Miravete, Antonio. 1999.

        Book 

      5. Physical properties of textile fibres - Morton, W. E., Hearle, J. W. S., Textile Institute, 1993.

        Book 

      6. Smart fibres, fabrics and clothing - Tao, Xiaoming., Textile Institute, 2001.

        Book 

    8. C03: Mould tools 1 item
      1. Mould tools

        Webpage  Module element webpage

    9. C04: Health and Safety. Rheology. 4 items
      1. Health & Safety

        Webpage  Module element webpage

      2. Risk assessments

        Webpage  Module element webpage

      3. Rheology

        Webpage  Module element webpage

      4. Chemicals in the environment : assessing and managing risk - Hester, R. E., Harrison, R. M., Royal Society of Chemistry (Great Britain) 2006.

        Book 

    10. C05: Contact moulding: hand-lamination and spray techniques 1 item
    11. C06: Extrusion. Injection Moulding. Resin Transfer Moulding (RTM) 9 items
      1. Resin transfer molding - Benjamin, William P., Beckwith, Scott W. 1999.

        Book 

      2. Resin transfer moulding for aerospace structures - Kruckenberg, Teresa M., Paton, Rowan. 1998.

        Book 

      3. Liquid composite molding - Parnas, Richard S. 2000.

        Book 

      4. Resin transfer moulding - Potter, Kevin. 1997.

        Book 

    12. C07: Resin infusion under flexible tooling (RIFT) 6 items
    13. C08: Vacuum bagging and autoclave 6 items
      1. Smart autoclave cure of composites - Ciriscioli, Peter R., Springer, George S. 1990.

        Book 

    14. C09: Filament winding. Fibre placement. Tape laying. Pultrusion. Tube rolling 11 items
      1. Fibre placement

        Webpage  Module element webpage

      2. Tape laying

        Webpage  Module element webpage

      3. Tube rolling

        Webpage  Module element webpage

      4. C9a: filament winding 3 items
        1. Filament winding

          Webpage  Module element webpage

        2. Filament winding composite structure fabrication - Peters, S. T., Humphrey, W. D., Foral, R. F. 1991.

          Book 

      5. C9d: pultrusion 4 items
        1. Pultrusion

          Webpage  Module element webpage

        2. Handbook of pultrusion technology - Meyer, Raymond W., 1985.

          Book 

        3. Pultrusion for engineers - Starr, Trevor F. 2000.

          Book 

    15. C10: Machining, bonding and repair 16 items
      1. Adhesives and bonded structures

        Webpage  Materials selection and characterisation module page

      2. Care and repair of advanced composites - Armstrong, Keith B., Barrett, Richard T. 1998.

        Book 

      3. Advances in the bonded composite repair of metallic aircraft structure - Baker, A. A., Jones, R., Rose, L. R. F. 2002.

        Book 

      4. BONDSHIP: Recommended Practices, Det Norske Veritas technical report 2004-0193 revision 2, 2005.

        Webpage  Purchase for Library stock recommended: current link only gives Contents pages

    16. C11: Periodic table. Electron configuration of carbon atoms and molecules 1 item
    17. C12: Molecular shapes and morphology of polymer molecules 2 items
    18. C13: Thermoplastic polymers 8 items
      1. Leif A Carlsson - Thermoplastic Composite Materials, Elsevier, 1991. ISBN 0-444-88118-2.

        Webpage  Elsevier Composite Materials series 07 | Purchase for Library stock requested

    19. C14: Condensation/ring-opening curing: Phenolic (PF) resins. Epoxy (Ep) resins 6 items
    20. C15: Addition curing. Unsaturated polyester (UPE) resins. Vinyl ester (VE) resins. 1 item
    21. C16: Process control 4 items
      1. Process control

        Webpage  Module element webpage

      2. Advanced polymeric materials : structure property relationships - Shonaike, Gabriel O.,, Advani, Suresh G. 2003.

        Book 

      3. Electron Beam Curing of Composites - NetComposites - Wolff-Fabris, F., Alstadt, V., Arnold, U., Doring, M. 2010

        Webpage Optional

      4. Electron Beam Curing of Composites - NetComposites - Wolff-Fabris, F., Alstadt, V., Arnold, U., Doring, M. 2010

        Book Optional

  6. Applications by sector 48 items
    1. Aerospace 3 items
      1. Supportability of composite airframes - Demuts, E., Marshall, I. H., United States., Paisley College of Technology. 1988.

        Document 

      2. Composite materials in aerospace design - Zaga�inov, G. I., Lozino-Lozinsky, G. E. 1996.

        Book 

    2. Biomedical applications 4 items
    3. Construction industry 22 items
      1. Effective use of fibre reinforced polymer materials in construction - Halliwell, S. M., Reynolds, T. 2004.

        Book 

      2. Polymer composites in construction - Halliwell, S. M. 2000.

        Book 

      3. Advanced polymer composites in construction - Halliwell, S. M., Building Research Establishment, 1999.

        Book 

      4. Interim guidance on the design of reinforced concrete structures using fibre composite reinforcement - Institution of Structural Engineers (Great Britain) 1999.

        Book 

      5. Structures strengthened with bonded composites - Wu, Zhishen

        Book  Publication delayed to at least August 2007 - reorder in Summer 2007

    4. Marine 5 items
      1. Marine composites - Eric Greene Associates, 1999.

        Book 

    5. Wind energy 14 items
      1. Harnessing Offshore Winds - Loveday Trevor, Byrne Byron

        Article 

      2. Wind Turbines - Kirikera GR, Sundaresan M, Nkrumah F, Grandhi G 2009

        Chapter 

      3. Life Cycle Assessment of a Wind Turbine - Nalukowe Barbrara Batumbya, Liu Jianguo, Damien Wiedmer 22/05/2006

        Document 

      4. Large wind turbines: design and economics - Robert Harrison, E. Hau, Herman Snel 2000

        Book 

      5. Harnessing Offshore Winds - Loveday Trevor, Byrne Byron

        Article 

      6. Life Cycle Assessment of a Wind Turbine - Nalukowe Barbrara Batumbya, Liu Jianguo, Damien Wiedmer 22/05/2006

        Document 

      7. Wind Turbines - Kirikera GR, Sundaresan M, Nkrumah F, Grandhi G 2009

        Chapter 

      8. Large wind turbines: design and economics - Robert Harrison, E. Hau, Herman Snel 2000

        Book 

  7. Review papers not linked to any specific lecture 14 items
    1. Thermal properties, thermal analysis and cryogenics 4 items
    2. Tribology: friction, lubrication and wear 4 items
      1. Friction and wear of polymer composites - Friedrich, Klaus, 1986.

        Book  Elsevier Composite Materials series 01

      2. K Friedrich - Advances in Composite Tribology, Elsvier, 1993. ISBN 0-444-89079-3.

        Webpage  Elsevier Composite Materials series 08 | Purchase for Library stock requested

  8. Harnessing Offshore Winds - Loveday Trevor, Byrne Byron

    Article