ID 1388

 

Adhesion Improvement between Vinyl Ester Resin and Carbon Fibers

 

 

L. Xu and L. T. Drzal

Composite Materials and Structure Center, Michigan State University

East Lansing, Michigan 48824-1226, USA

 

Keywords:  interphase (interface), adhesion, sizing, microindentation, nanoindentation,

interfacial shear strength (IFSS), vinyl ester, carbon fiber