September 11-13, 2012

MSU Management Education Center
811 W. Square Lake Road
Troy, MI

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    » Advances in Composite Reinforcement Technologies
    » Advances in Thermoplastic Composites
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    » Business Trends & Technology Solutions
    » Bio- & Natural-Fiber Composites
    » Challenges & Opportunities with Carbon Composites
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    » Nanocomposites
    » Preforming Technologies
    » Technology Readiness: European Composites Innovations
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Preforming Technologies
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Paper Title Author Company
Preforming can be Fast and Easy Dan Buckley
American GFM
Economic Potential of Single- & Multi-Step Preforming for Large-Scale Production of Automotive Composite Structure Christoph Greb
*2012 SPE ACCE Best Paper Award Winner*
Institut für Textiltechnik of RWTH Aachen University
CFRP - Preform Technology – Advancements in the Fully Automated Preform Process for Complex Parts Matthias Graf
Dieffenbacher GmbH Maschinen- und Anlagenbau
DRAPETEST: Automatic Drapability Tester Ulrich Mörschel
Textechno Herbert Stein GmbH & Co. KG
Low Cost Hook & Loop 3D Composites Enable Automatic Laying-Up Fabrics for Mass Production Preforming Nathan Han
3D Nanocomposites Inc.
Novel Fiber Placement Technologies for Composite Applications Tommy Fristedt
LayStitch LLC

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