Accession Number : ADA292042

Title :   Fiber Optic Raman and Micro Raman Measurements of Bonding Agents at Interface During the Curing Process.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1992-1994,

Corporate Author : SOUTH CAROLINA UNIV COLUMBIA

Personal Author(s) : Myrick, M. L. ; Angel, S. M.

PDF Url : ADA292042

Report Date : DEC 1994

Pagination or Media Count : 123

Abstract : Curing of polymers has been studied with Raman, Surface-enhanced Raman, and Micro-Raman Spectroscopy. Ab initio calculations model compound and multivariate statistics were used to develop understanding of the cure kinetics of epoxies in bulk and interfacial processing. jg

Descriptors :   *FIBER OPTICS, *RAMAN SPECTROSCOPY, *BONDING, *CURING, MEASUREMENT, COMPUTATIONS, MODELS, INTERFACES, POLYMERS, PROCESSING, COMPOSITE MATERIALS, MULTIVARIATE ANALYSIS, STATISTICS, SURFACES, EPOXY COMPOUNDS, GLYCIDYL ETHER, JOINTS.

Subject Categories : Laminates and Composite Materials
      Organic Chemistry
      Adhesives, Seals and Binders
      Atomic and Molecular Physics and Spectroscopy
      Fiber Optics and Integrated Optics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE