glass fiber

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Synonyms for glass fiber

a very thin fiber made of glass that functions as a waveguide for light

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The Global Glass Fiber Market is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of 5.8% in the upcoming period as the scope, product types, and its applications are increasing across the globe.
Nirwana (2005) stated that there was an increased in transverse strength significantly after the addition of glass fiber in hybrid acrylic resins.
These results may explain how different post systems enhance fracture resistance of ETT In the present study, RelyX glass fiber posts exhibited the highest fracture resistance with a mean value of 764.1[+ or -]156 N.
Effect Of Glass Fiber And Silane Treated Glass Fiber Reinforcement On Impact Strength Of Maxillary Complete Denture.
Microstructural analysis explained the positive effect of PVA powder, which created protective thin films of polymer on the glass fiber surface and prevented the accumulation of brittle calcium hydroxide in the interfacial zone (Qian, Shen, Mu, & Li, 2003).
Figure 10 below presents the effect of glass fiber in as-molded PP tubes onto the diametrical shrinkage, along the flow path.
Johns Manville has more than 65 years of experience in manufacturing glass fiber nonwovens.
Plant fibers from agricultural crops are renewable materials which have potential for creating green products and replacing synthetic materials which are currently being used such as glass fiber, carbon fiber and plastic fibers.
However, there was a trend for dentists with less time since graduation to use glass fiber posts and rubber dams to lute posts more frequently than dentists with a longer time since graduation.
Lucintel has identified the applications/markets where there can be significant growth potential for glass fiber composites over 2013-2018.
Glass fiber reinforced composites have become attractive structural materials not only in weight sensitive aerospace industry but also in marine, armor, automobile, railways, civil engineering structures, sport goods, and so forth.
Owens Corning, a leading producer of glass fiber reinforcements for composite systems, has pioneered the first market-ready glass fiber reinforcement to meet the upcoming European commission regulations.
NORDIPIPE[TM] from SEKISUI NordiTube is a high quality, glass fiber reinforced liner for the rehabilitation of water mains.
Abstract A theoretical investigation is conducted on the wet-on-wet (WOW) process for double-layer resin coating of optical glass fiber. The coating process in the secondary coating die is modeled as a simple two-layer Couette flow of two immiscible fluids in an annulus with an assigned pressure gradient.