Accession Number : AD0164242
Title : Method for Improving Graphite Fibers for Plastic Reinforcement and Products Thereof.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Goan,John C.
Report Date : 11 JAN 1972
Pagination or Media Count : 3
Abstract : The patent describes a method of improving the bonding between graphite fibers and a plastic matrix material which involves contacting the surface of the graphite fiber with oxygen gas subjected to a radio frequency of microwave energy electrical field discharge and the products thereof.
Descriptors : *Carbon fibers, *Patents, *Reinforced plastics, Graphite, Composite materials, Surfaces, Treatment, Oxygen, Electric discharges, Microwaves, Radiowaves
Subject Categories : Laminates and Composite Materials
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE