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Title: Laser Treatment, Bonding Potential Road to Success for Carbon Fiber

Joining carbon fiber composites and aluminum for lightweight cars and other multi-material high-end products could become less expensive and the joints more robust because of a new method that harnesses a laser’s power and precision.
Authors:
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1254177
Resource Type:
Other
Research Org:
ORNL (Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), Oak Ridge, TN (United States))
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
77 NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY LASER STRUCTURING PROJECT; CARBON FIBER COMPOSITES; AUTOMOTIVE APPLICATIONS