Search for dissertations about: "Ana Espert"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words Ana Espert.

  1. 1. Natural fibres/polypropylene composites from residual and recycled materials

    Author : Ana Espert; KTH; []
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    Abstract : Natural fibres fulfil all the requirements in order toreplace inorganic fillers in thermoplastic composites. Naturalfibres are inexpensive, renewable, biodegradable, present lowerdensity and their mechanical properties can be compared tothose of inorganic fillers. However, several disadvantagesappear when natural fibres are used for composites. READ MORE

  2. 2. Strategies for improving mechanical properties of polypropylene/cellulose composites

    Author : Ana Espert; Sigbritt Karlsson; Carlos Gonzalez Sanchez; KTH; []
    Keywords : NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; Chemistry; polymer technology; chemical engineering; materials science; polymer; Kemi; Chemistry; Kemi;

    Abstract : The interest for polypropylene/cellulose composites has experienced a great increase in different applications such as car interiors and construction materials. Cellulose fibres are inexpensive, renewable, biodegradable, they present lower density and their mechanical properties can be compared to those of inorganic fillers. READ MORE