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Mechanical properties study of pseudo-stem banana fiber reinforced epoxy composite

Maleque, Md. Abdul and Belal, F. Y. and Sapuan, S. M. (2007) Mechanical properties study of pseudo-stem banana fiber reinforced epoxy composite. The Arabian journal for science and engineering , 32 (2B). pp. 359-364. ISSN 1319-8025

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Abstract

The source of banana fiber is the waste banana trunks or stems which are abundant in many places in the world. Therefore, composites of high–strength pseudo-stem banana woven fabric reinforcement polymer can be used in a broad range of applications. The objective of this paper is to study the tensile, flexural, and impact properties of pseudostem banana fiber reinforced epoxy composites.

Item Type: Article (Journal)
Additional Information: 6103/20909
Uncontrolled Keywords: Pseudo-stem banana fiber, epoxy, mechanical properties, SEM
Subjects: T Technology > T Technology (General) > T173.2 Technological change
T Technology > TJ Mechanical engineering and machinery > TJ807 Renewable energy sources
T Technology > TN Mining engineering. Metallurgy > TN600 Metallurgy
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes: Kulliyyah of Engineering > Department of Manufacturing and Materials Engineering
Depositing User: Prof Dr. M A Maleque
Date Deposited: 28 May 2012 15:09
Last Modified: 28 May 2012 15:09
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/20909

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