September 11-13, 2013

The Diamond Banquet & Conference Center
at the Suburban Collection Showplace

46100 Grand River Avenue
Novi, MI 48374

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Challenges & Opportunities with Carbon Composites
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Paper Title Author Company
Application of Vacuum-Assisted High-Pressure RTM-Process for the Series Production of CFRP Components for Car Bodies* NOTE: this is a PowerPoint Show. Click Icon to Download & Play.* Patric Winterhalter Schuler SMG GmbH & Co. KG
Carbon Fiber Engine X-Brace Leland Decker & James Truskin Chrysler Group LLC
The Application of Composite Design Principles for Light Weighting Structural Components using Discontinuous Carbon Fiber Materials Tim Langschwager & Matt Kaczmarczyk Quantum Composites
Design of Thermoplastic CF Composites for Low Pressure Molding Takeshi Ishikawa Mitsubishi Rayon Co., Ltd.
Carbon Fiber Reinforced Composite Waste: An Environmental Assessment of Recycling, Energy Recovery & Landfilling Jan-Anders Månson École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne
What’s the Difference: Thermoset vs. Thermoplastic Carbon Fiber Composites? Allan James Dow Automotive Systems
Development of Molding Process of Hollow Sections in PCM (Prepreg Compression Molding) Technology Koichi Akiyama Mitsubishi Rayon Co., Ltd.
Alternative Precursors for Sustainable and Cost-Effective Carbon Fibers usable within the Automotive Industry Hendrik Mainka Volkswagen AG
High Performance Composite Body Panels via the Resin Spray Transfer Process Dale Brosius Quickstep Composites LLC

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