Publications 1974 2017

2002
9 Citations

Sulfonation of UHMW-PE fibers for adhesion promotion in epoxy polymers

Muraoka, Y., Rich, M. J. & Drzal, L. T. 2002 In : Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology. 16, 12, p. 1669-1685 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sulfonation
promotion
Polymers
adhesion
Adhesion
1143 Citations

Sustainable Bio-Composites from renewable resources: Opportunities and challenges in the green materials world

Mohanty, A. K., Misra, M. & Drzal, L. T. Apr 2002 In : Journal of Polymers and the Environment. 10, 1-2, p. 19-26 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Natural fibers
Composite materials
Plastics
Polyesters
Polypropylenes
3 Citations

The influence of surface modification and compatibilization on the performance of natural fiber reinforced biodegradable thermoplastic composite

Hakens, D., Mohanty, A. K., Misra, M. & Drzal, L. T. 2002 American Chemical Society, Polymer Preprints, Division of Polymer Chemistry. 1 ed. Polymer Preprints ACS, Vol. 43, p. 482-483 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Natural fibers
Compatibilizers
Thermoplastics
Surface treatment
Composite materials
2001
13 Citations

Adhesion between carbon fibers and cationic matrices in electron beam processed composites

Defoort, B. & Drzal, L. T. 2001 International SAMPE Symposium and Exhibition (Proceedings). Repecka, L. & Saremi, F. F. (eds.). Vol. 46 II, p. 2063-2074 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Carbon fibers
Electron beams
Adhesion
Composite materials
Curing
2 Citations

Aramid fiber surface treatments to improve adhesion to epoxy matrices: Thermal and chemical treatments

Drzal, L. T. & Ishihara, S. 2001 International SAMPE Technical Conference. Falcone, A., Nelson, K. M., Alvers, R. & Avery, W. B. (eds.). Vol. 33, p. 1297-1305 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Aramid fibers
Surface treatment
Adhesion
Oligomers
Tires
10 Citations

Environmentally friendly biocomposites for automotive applications

Han, S. O., Defoort, B., Askeland, P. A. & Drzal, L. T. 2001 International SAMPE Technical Conference. Falcone, A., Nelson, K. M., Alvers, R. & Avery, W. B. (eds.). Vol. 33, p. 1466-1477 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Glucose
Esters
Copolymers
Acids
Epoxy Resins
3 Citations
Polymers
Composite materials
Processing
Costs
Industry
36 Citations

Influence of novel coupling agents on mechanical properties of jute reinforced polypropylene composite

Khan, M. A., Hinrichsen, G. & Drzal, L. T. Sep 15 2001 In : Journal of Materials Science Letters. 20, 18, p. 1711-1713 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Jute fibers
Polypropylenes
Coupling agents
Mechanical properties
Composite materials
12 Citations

Influence of thermal post curing on electron beam cured composites

Defoort, B. & Drzal, L. T. 2001 International SAMPE Symposium and Exhibition (Proceedings). Repecka, L. & Saremi, F. F. (eds.). Vol. 46 II, p. 2550-2561 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Curing
Electron beams
Composite materials
Adhesion
Carbon fibers
6 Citations

Interfacial phenomena and fiber-matrix adhesion in electron-beam processed composites

Defoort, B. & Drzal, L. T. 2001 International SAMPE Technical Conference. Falcone, A., Nelson, K. M., Alvers, R. & Avery, W. B. (eds.). Vol. 33, p. 292-303 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Electron beams
Adhesion
Carbon fibers
Fibers
Composite materials
18 Citations
Dynamic mechanical analysis
Glass
Monitoring
Substrates
Imides
473 Citations

Surface modifications of natural fibers and performance of the resulting biocomposites: An overview

Mohanty, A. K., Misra, M. & Drzal, L. T. 2001 In : Composite Interfaces. 8, 5, p. 313-343 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Natural fibers
Surface treatment
fibers
Adhesion
adhesion

Ultraviolet light surface treatment of polymers, composite, and metals as an environmentally benign surface preparation

Drzal, L. T., Schalek, R., Askeland, P., Rich, M., Bhurke, A. & Tummala, P. 2001 International SAMPE Technical Conference. Falcone, A., Nelson, K. M., Alvers, R. & Avery, W. B. (eds.). Vol. 33, p. 408-418 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Surface treatment
Polymers
Metals
Composite materials
polycarbonate
2000
27 Citations
Thermodynamic stability
Carbon
Resins
Imides
Processing
33 Citations
Imides
Processing
Oligomers
Absorption spectra
Activation energy
9 Citations

Characterization of advanced materials using an environmental SEM

Schalek, R. L. & Drzal, L. T. Apr 2000 In : Journal of Advanced Materials. 32, 2, p. 32-38 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electron microscopes
Scanning
Imaging techniques
asphalt
Aluminum Oxide
12 Citations

Chemistry of surface modification with UV/ozone for improved intercoat adhesion in multilayered coating systems

Haack, L. P., Straccia, A. M., Holubka, J. W., Bhurke, A., Xie, M. & Drzal, L. T. Dec 2000 In : Surface and Interface Analysis. 29, 12, p. 829-836 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ozone
ozone
Surface treatment
coating
adhesion
13 Citations

Effect of surface treatment on mode I interlaminar fracture behaviour of plain glass woven fabric composites: Part I. Report of the 2nd round-robin test results

Kim, J. K. , Sham, M. L. , Hamada, H. , Hirai, Y. , Fujihara, K. , Saidpour, H. , Sezen, M. , Dong, Y. J. , Yang, H. S. , Bai, Y. L. , Mao, T. X. , Bathias, C. , Hoa, S. V. , Boutella, A. , Ngo, A. D. , Krawczak, P. , Bequignat, R. , Pabiot, J. , Pinter, S. , Banhegyi, G. & 13 others Drzal, L. T., Ho, H., Yue, C. Y., Padmanabhan, K., Suzuki, Y., Tanimoto, T., Schulte, K., Karger-Kocsis, J. K., Cantwell, W. J., Zulkitli, R., Ye, L., Lesko, J. J. & Garcia, K. 2000 In : Composite Interfaces. 7, 3, p. 227-242 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

surface treatment
plains
Surface treatment
Silanes
Coupling agents
21 Citations

Electrochemical sensors for nondestructive evaluation of adhesive bonds

Davis, G. D., Krebs, L. A., Drzal, L. T., Rich, M. J. & Askeland, P. 2000 In : Journal of Adhesion. 72, 3-4, p. 335-358 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electrochemical sensors
Aluminum
adhesives
Adhesives
moisture

Interfacial engineering for optimized adhesion in polymeric composite materials

Drzal, L. T. 2000 Materials Research Society Symposium - Proceedings. Materials Research Society, Vol. 586, p. 295 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Adhesion
Fibers
Composite materials
Polymers
Fiber bonding
1999
10 Citations
Consolidation
Powders
Tapes
Polymers
Particle size
13 Citations

Fiber-matrix interface studies on electron beam cured composites

Janke, C. J., Yarborough, K. D. & Drzal, L. T. 1999 International SAMPE Symposium and Exhibition (Proceedings). SAMPE, Vol. 44

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Electron beams
Shear strength
Fibers
Composite materials
Coatings
5 Citations

Possible mechanisms responsible for low levels of adhesion between carbon fibers and epoxy matrices in E-Beam processed composites

Drzal, L. T., Rich, M. J. & Drown, E. K. 1999 International SAMPE Symposium and Exhibition (Proceedings). SAMPE, Vol. 44

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Carbon fibers
Adhesion
Composite materials
Fibers
carbon fiber
1998
17 Citations

Durability characterization of bismaleimide and polyimide-carbon fiber composites

Morgan, R. J., Shin, E. E., Lincoln, J. E., Zhou, J., Drzal, L. T., Wilenski, M. S., Lee, A. & Curliss, D. 1998 International SAMPE Symposium and Exhibition (Proceedings). Kliger, H. S., Rasmussen, B. M., Pilato, L. A. & Tolle, T. B. (eds.). 1 ed. SAMPE, Vol. 43, p. 106-119 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Polyimides
Carbon fibers
Durability
Composite materials
Moisture
1 Citations

Method and apparatus for aligning discontinuous fibres

University of Michigan State, O. M. S., Vyakarnam, M. N. & Drzal, L. T. 1998 Unknown Host Publication Title.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Fibers
Electrodes
Composite materials
1997
2 Citations

A consolidation model for polymer powder impregnated tapes

Padaki, S. & Drzal, L. T. 1997 In : Journal of Composite Materials. 31, 21, p. 2202-2227 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Consolidation
Powders
Tapes
Polymers
Cooling
1 Citations

A new process for aligning chopped fibers in composites

Vyakarnam, M. N. & Drzal, L. T. 1997 In : Plastics Engineering. 53, 1, p. 35-37 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nylon polymers
Electric field effects
Glass fibers
Aspect ratio
Tensile strength
28 Citations

Fracture morphology and fracture toughness measurement of polymer-modified asphalt concrete

Bhurke, A. S., Shin, E. E. & Drzal, L. T. 1997 In : Transportation Research Record. 1590, p. 23-33 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Asphalt concrete
Fracture toughness
Styrene
Binders
Asphalt
2 Citations

High-pressure electron beam imaging

Schalek, R. L. & Drzal, L. T. Jul 1997 In : Advanced Materials and Processes. 152, 1, p. 21-24 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electron beams
Imaging techniques
Scanning electron microscopy
Insulating materials
X ray analysis
15 Citations

Influence of matrix molecular weight and processing conditions on the interfacial adhesion in bisphenol-A polycarbonate/carbon fiber composites

Raghavendran, V. K., Waterbury, M. C., Rao, V. & Drzal, L. T. 1997 In : Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology. 11, 12, p. 1501-1512 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bisphenols
fiber composites
polycarbonates
Polycarbonates
carbon fibers
36 Citations

Network morphology of straight and polymer modified asphalt cements

Rozeveld, S. J., Eugene Shin, E., Bhurke, A., France, L. & Drzal, L. T. 1997 In : Microscopy Research and Technique. 38, 5, p. 529-543 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

asphalt
bitumen
cement
cements
Asphalt
19 Citations
Sulfonation
Polypropylenes
Polystyrenes
polypropylene
adhesives
20 Citations

Sulfonation of polymer surfaces - II. Chemical changes on polypropylene and polystyrene surfaces after gas phase sulfonation

Asthana, H., Erickson, B. L. & Drzal, L. T. 1997 In : Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology. 11, 10, p. 1269-1288 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sulfonation
Polypropylenes
Polystyrenes
polypropylene
polystyrene

Surface activation of polymers using ultraviolet light activation

Dontula, N., Weitzsacker, C. L. & Drzal, L. T. 1997 Annual Technical Conference - ANTEC, Conference Proceedings. Soc of Plastics Engineers, Vol. 3, p. 2766-2770 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Surface treatment
Chemical activation
Polymers
Substrates
Polycarbonates
59 Citations

The role of chemical bonding and surface topography in adhesion between carbon fibers and epoxy matrices

Drzal, L. T., Sugiura, N. & Hook, D. 1997 In : Composite Interfaces. 4, 5, p. 337-354 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Surface topography
carbon fibers
Carbon fibers
topography
adhesion
51 Citations

Using XPS to investigate fiber/matrix chemical interactions in carbon-fiber-reinforced composites

Weitzsacker, C. L., Xie, M. & Drzal, L. T. Feb 1997 In : Surface and Interface Analysis. 25, 2, p. 53-63 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

carbon fibers
Carbon fibers
X ray photoelectron spectroscopy
composite materials
fibers
1996
9 Citations
Polyurethanes
Butylene Glycols
adhesion
Adhesion
Glass
2 Citations

Analysis of the fiber/matrix interface in carbon fiber reinforced polymer composites by XPS

Weitzsacker, C. L. & Drzal, L. T. 1996 Annual Technical Conference - ANTEC, Conference Proceedings. Soc of Plastics Engineers, Vol. 3, p. 3656-3660 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Carbon fibers
X ray photoelectron spectroscopy
Fibers
Composite materials
Polymers
1 Citations

Autohesive strength characterization of semi-crystalline polymer matrix composites

Padaki, S. & Drzal, L. T. 1996 In : Composite Interfaces. 4, 3, p. 133-142 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

polymer matrix composites
Polymer matrix composites
Polymers
Crystalline materials
polymers
11 Citations

Effects of processing conditions and service environmental exposures on high temperature polymer matrix carbon fiber composites

Shin, E. E., Morgan, R. J., Wilenski, M., Zhou, J., Lincoln, J. & Drzal, L. T. 1996 International SAMPE Technical Conference. Hoggart, J. T., Falcone, A., Nelson, K. M. & Hill, S. G. (eds.). SAMPE, Vol. 28, p. 225-235 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Polymer matrix
Carbon fibers
Polyimides
Composite materials
Processing
42 Citations
Volume fraction
Shear strength
Mechanical properties
Fibers
Shear stress

Fiber-matrix chemical bonding in composite materials and its effect on adhesion

Drzal, L. T., Sugiura, N. & Hook, D. Aug 1996 American Chemical Society, Polymer Preprints, Division of Polymer Chemistry. Culbertson, B. M. (ed.). 2 ed. ACS, Vol. 37, p. 50-51 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Adhesion
Fibers
Composite materials
Carbon fibers
Surface treatment
21 Citations

Microstructure, morphology, and failure modes of polymer-modified asphalts

Shin, E. E., Bhurke, A., Scott, E., Rozeveld, S. & Drzal, L. T. 1996 In : Transportation Research Record. 1535, p. 61-73 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Asphalt
Failure modes
Binders
Styrene
Microstructure

Novel processing and performance of aligned discontinuous fiber polymer composites

Vyakarnam, M. N. & Drzal, L. T. 1996 In : Journal of Engineering and Applied Science. 2, p. 2531-2535 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fibers
Composite materials
Polymers
Processing
Fiber reinforced materials

The Adhesion Society: 20th anniversary meeting

Drzal, L. T. & Schreiber, H. P. Jan 1 1996 In : Composite Interfaces. 4, 1, p. 45-53 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

adhesion
Adhesion
1995
20 Citations
Polyurethanes
Phase separation
Butylene Glycols
adhesion
Adhesion
10 Citations
urethanes
Polyurethanes
Urethane
triols
adhesion
1 Citations

Adhesion of carbon fibers to polycarbonate matrices-interphase composition and structure

Drzal, L. T. & Raghavendran, V. 1995 Annual Technical Conference - ANTEC, Conference Proceedings. Soc of Plastics Engineers, Vol. 2, p. 2877-2881 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Polycarbonates
Carbon fibers
Adhesion
Molecular weight
Chemical analysis
7 Citations

Durability and critical fundamental aging mechanisms of high temperature polymer matrix carbon fiber composites: Part II

Shin, E. E., Dunn, C., Fouch, E., Morgan, R. J., Wilenski, M. & Drzal, L. T. 1995 American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Materials Division (Publication) MD. Boyce, M. C. (ed.). ASME, Vol. 69-1, p. 191-200 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Polymer matrix
Carbon fibers
Durability
Aging of materials
Moisture
6 Citations

Durability and critical fundamental aging mechanisms of high temperature polymer matrix carbon fiber composites: Part I

Shin, E. E., Jurek, R., Drzal, L. T., Morgan, R. J., Choi, J. K. & Lee, A. 1995 American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Materials Division (Publication) MD. Boyce, M. C. (ed.). ASME, Vol. 69-1, p. 183-189 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Polymer matrix
Carbon fibers
Durability
Aging of materials
Composite materials