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2019

Evaluation of injection molded natural fiber-polypropylenes for potential in automotive applications

Thomason, J. & Rudeiros-Fernández, J., 22 Jul 2019, p. 1-8. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
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Natural fibers
Polypropylenes
Coupling agents
Fibers
Composite materials

Evaluation of injection moulded natural fibre-polyolefin for potential in automotive applications

Thomason, J. & Rudeiros-Fernández, J. L., 1 Jul 2019. 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
Natural fibers
Polyolefins
Coupling agents
Fibers
Composite materials
2018
Open Access
File
Glass fibers
Silanes
Fibers
Composite materials
Shear strength
Open Access
File
Silanes
Glass fibers
Shear strength
Composite materials
Fibers
Open Access
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Basalt
Polypropylenes
Fibers
Shear strength
Glass fibers
Open Access
File
Glass fibers
Fibers
Composite materials
Recycling
Reinforcement
2016

A cost-effective chemical approach to retaining and regenerating the strength of thermally recycled glass fibre

Bashir, S., Yang, L., Anderson, R., Basri, N. B., Saez Rodriguez, E., Liggat, J. J. & Thomason, J., 15 Mar 2016, (Accepted/In press) p. 1-8. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
Glass fibers
Fibers
Costs
Potassium hydroxide
Sodium Hydroxide
Open Access
File
Glass fibers
Water vapor
Recycling
Water
Composite materials

Recover: regenerating the strength and value of thermally recycled glass fibres

Thomason, J. L., Yang, L., Saez, E. L. & Nagel, U., 15 Mar 2016, (Accepted/In press). 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
Glass fibers
Composite materials
Fibers
Sodium Hydroxide
Fiber reinforced materials

ReCoVeR: Regenerating the value and performance of glass fibres thermally recycled from end-of-life and waste GRP

Thomason, J., Yang, L., Jenkins, P., Sáez, E. & Nagel, U., 28 Nov 2016, (Unpublished).

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Glass fibers
Recycling
Land fill
fiberglass
Costs
2 Citations (Scopus)

The role of the epoxy resin: curing agent ratio on composite interfacial strength and thermal performance

Minty, R. F., Thomason, J. L. & Yang, L., 30 Jun 2016. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
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Epoxy Resins
Epoxy resins
Curing
Thermodynamic properties
Composite materials
2015
7 Citations (Scopus)

Investigation of the strength of thermally conditioned basalt and e-glass fibres

Jenkins, P., Riopedre Mendez, S., Saez Rodriguez, E., Yang, L. & Thomason, J., 19 Jul 2015. 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
Basalt
Glass fibers
Recycling
Fibers
Composite materials

Recover: Regenerating the strength of glass fibres thermally recycled from end-of-life

Thomason, J., Saez Rodriguez, E., Kao, C-C., Nagel, U. & Yang, L., 19 Jul 2015. 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
Glass fibers
Fibers
Composite materials
Recycling
fiberglass

Recycled glass fibre/polyester composites: processing and mechanical characterization

Raghavalu Thirumalai, D. P. & Thomason, J., 19 Jul 2015. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
Polyesters
Glass fibers
Composite materials
Processing
Silanes

Regeneration of thermally recycled glass fibre for cost-effective closed-loop composite recycling in automotive

Thomason, J., Yang, L., Kao, C-C., Jenkins, P., Saez Rodriguez, E. & Nagel, U., 1 Jun 2015. 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
Glass fibers
Recycling
Composite materials
Costs
fiberglass
Open Access
File
Glass fibers
Recycling
Polypropylenes
Fibers
Composite materials
Open Access
File
Glass fibers
Degradation
Composite materials
Fibers
Recycling
2 Citations (Scopus)

The role of the epoxy resin: curing agent ratio in composite interfacial strength by single fibre microbond test

Minty, R., Thomason, J. & Petersen, H., 19 Jul 2015. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
Epoxy Resins
Epoxy resins
Curing
Fibers
Composite materials
2014

Characterisation of the mechanial and interfacial adhesion performance of natural fibres in polyolefin compounds for lightweight automotive applications

Rudeiros Fernandez, J. L., Thomason, J., Soliman, M. & Teraiya, A. K., 22 Jun 2014. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Natural fibers
Polypropylenes
Polyolefins
Coupling agents
Adhesion
5 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
File
Glass fibers
Recycling
Fibers
Composite materials
Costs
2 Citations (Scopus)

The influence of coupling agent, fibre sizing and matrix degradation on the interfacial shear strength between carbon fibre and polypropylene

Burn, D. T., Harper, L., Johnson, M., Warrior, N. A., Yang, L. & Thomason, J., 22 Jun 2014. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Polypropylenes
Coupling agents
Shear strength
Carbon fibers
Maleic Anhydrides

The ReCoVer Project: regeneration of thermally recycled glass fibre for cost-effective composite recycling

Thomason, J., Yang, L., Kao, C-C., Jenkins, P., Saez Rodriguez, E. & Nagel, U., 13 Oct 2014. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
Glass fibers
Recycling
Composite materials
Costs
Fibers
2013

Characterisation of the mechanical and thermal degradation behaviour of natural fibres for lightweight automotive applications

Rudeiros Fernandez, J. L., Thomason, J., Liggat, J. & Soliman, M., 28 Jul 2013. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Natural fibers
Fillers
Pyrolysis
Minerals
Mineral Fibers

Investigating thermal behaviour of glass fibre by thermomechanical analysis

Yang, L. & Thomason, J., 28 Jul 2013. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Glass fibers
Temperature
Thermal expansion
Elastic moduli
Structural relaxation
2 Citations (Scopus)

Investigation of strength recovery of recycled heat treated glass fibres through chemical treatments

Saez Rodriguez, E., Yang, L. & Thomason, J., 28 Jul 2013. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

File
Silanes
Glass fibers
Recovery
Fibers
Hydrochloric Acid
2 Citations (Scopus)

Study on properties of composites reinforced by heat treated glass fibres simulating thermal recycling conditions

Nagel, U., Kao, C-C. & Thomason, J., 28 Jul 2013. 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

File
Glass fibers
Recycling
Fibers
Composite materials
Degradation
File
Polypropylenes
Shear strength
Glass
Glass fibers
Composite materials
2012
File
Thermoanalysis
Shear strength
Polymers
Adhesion
Fibers
3 Citations (Scopus)

Characterisation of the mechanical performance of natural fibres for lightweight automotive applications

Rudeiros Fernandez, J. L. & Thomason, J., 24 Jun 2012, p. Paper 1231. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Natural fibers
Mineral Fibers
Fillers
Fibers
Minerals

Investigation of interfacial strength between polyethylene terephthalate fibre and maleic anhydride modified polypropylene

Gentles, F. & Thomason, J., 24 Jun 2012, p. Paper 421. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Maleic Anhydrides
Polyethylene Terephthalates
Polypropylenes
Maleic anhydride
Shear strength
6 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanical study on surface treated glass fibres after thermal conditioning

Thomason, J., Ure, J. M., Yang, L. & Kao, C-C., 24 Jun 2012, p. Paper 314. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Glass fibers
Fibers
Silanes
Thermoplastics
Hot Temperature
3 Citations (Scopus)

Natural fibre cross sectional area effects on the determination of fibre mechanical properties

Thomason, J., Gentles, F. & Brennan, A., 24 Jun 2012. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

File
Natural fibers
Mechanical properties
Fibers
Mathematical models
3 Citations (Scopus)

Separation of mechanical and thermal degradation of thermally conditioned sized glass fibre

Jenkins, P. G., Thomason, J. & Meier, R., 24 Jun 2012, p. Paper 1257. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

File
Glass fibers
Pyrolysis
Boron
Fibers
Tensile strength
File
Polypropylenes
Shear strength
Glass fibers
Fibers
Composite materials

The absorption of automotive coolant fluids in glass fibre reinforced polyamide 6,6 at elevated temperatures

Downes, K. A. & Thomason, J., 24 Jun 2012, p. Paper 1596. 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Polyamides
Coolants
Glass fibers
Fluids
Ethylene Glycol

The effect of aging on the mechanical properties of carbon fibre reinforced epoxy

Reilly, S. P., Faull, K. & Thomason, J. L., 24 Jun 2012. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Carbon fibers
Aging of materials
Mechanical properties
Water
Dynamic mechanical analysis
3 Citations (Scopus)

The role of residual thermal stress in composite interfacial strength by a novel single fibre technique

Yang, L. & Thomason, J., 24 Jun 2012, p. Paper 327. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Thermal stress
Residual stresses
Fibers
Composite materials
Temperature
2011

Natural fibre cross sectional area, its variabiity and effects on the determination of fibre properties

Thomason, J. & Carruthers, J., 6 Jul 2011. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Natural fibers
Fibers
Flax

Natural fibre reinforced epoxy composites: determination of fibre volume fraction, fibre mechanical properties and fibre cross-section variability

Thomason, J., Gentles, F. L. & Carruthers, J., 12 Apr 2011, p. 1-2. 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Natural fibers
Volume fraction
Mechanical properties
Fibers
Reinforcement
2010

Characterisation of the transverse thermoelastic properties of natural fibres used in composites

Gentles, F., Anderson, J. & Thomason, J. L., 7 Jun 2010. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
Natural fibers
Thermoelastic
Transverse
Composite
Fiber

Effects of hydrolysis ageing on the performance and dimensional stability of glass-fiber reinforced polyamide 66

Thomason, J. L., Ali, J. Z. & Anderson, J., 16 May 2010, p. 265-271. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
Dimensional stability
Nylons
Polyamides
Glass fibers
Hydrolysis

Effects of silane coating on the properties of glass fibre and glass fibre reinforced epoxy resin

Reilly, S. P. & Thomason, J. L., 7 Jun 2010, p. Paper 009. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

File
Epoxy Resins
Silanes
Epoxy resins
Glass fibers
Coatings
File
Polypropylenes
Glass fibers
Pyrolysis
Heat treatment
Degradation
File
Thermal stress
Thermoplastics
Glass fibers
Fibers
Polypropylenes
2009
88 Citations (Scopus)

A comparison of glass fibre-polypropylene interface strength measured using the fibre pull-out and microdebond methods

Yang, L. & Thomason, J., 15 Apr 2009, (Unpublished) p. 1077-1083. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Polypropylenes
Debonding
Glass fibers
Friction
Fibers

Analysis of the microbond test using nonlinear fracture mechanics

Novak, J., Pearce, C. J., Grassl, P., Yang, L. & Thomason, J., 27 Jul 2009. 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Fracture mechanics
Fibers
Shear strength
Stress concentration
Composite materials

A physical approach to interfacial strength in natural fibre reinforced composites

Thomason, J. L., 15 Apr 2009, (Unpublished).

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

File
Natural fibers
Composite materials
1 Citation (Scopus)
Open Access
File
Polypropylenes
Debonding
Glass fibers
Friction
Fibers

The role of the thermal induced residual stresses in a single fibre thermoplastic model composite

Wang, C. C., Thomason, J. & Jones, F. R., 27 Jul 2009.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

File
Thermoplastics
Shear stress
Residual stresses
Photoelasticity
Fibers

Three-dimensional nonlinear finite element analysis of the microbond test

Novak, J., Pearce, C. J., Grassl, P., Thomason, J. & Yang, L., 6 Apr 2009.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Finite element method