Publications 1974 2017

2001
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: ResearchConference contribution

Aramid fibers
Surface treatment
Adhesion
Hot Temperature
Kevlar Aramid fibers
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: ResearchConference contribution

Esters
Copolymers
Glucose
maleic acid
Acids
3 Citations
Polymers
Composite materials
Processing
Costs
Industry
34 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

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: ResearchConference contribution

Curing
Electron beams
Composite materials
Hot Temperature
Adhesion
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: ResearchConference contribution

Electron beams
Adhesion
Fibers
Composite materials
carbon fiber
18 Citations
Dynamic mechanical analysis
Glass
Monitoring
Substrates
Temperature
438 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Natural fibers
Surface treatment
fibers
Adhesion
Fibers

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: ResearchConference contribution

Surface treatment
Polymers
Metals
Composite materials
Ultraviolet Rays
2000
27 Citations
Thermodynamic stability
Carbon
Resins
Processing
Temperature
33 Citations
Processing
Temperature
Imides
Oligomers
Absorption spectra
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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

ozone
coating
adhesion
chemistry
Ozone
12 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

surface treatment
plains
composite materials
glass
Surface treatment
20 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

adhesives
aluminum
evaluation
sensors
Electrochemical sensors

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: ResearchConference 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: ResearchConference contribution

Electron beams
Fibers
Composite materials
Shear strength
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: ResearchConference contribution

Carbon fibers
Adhesion
Composite materials
carbon fiber
Fibers
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: ResearchConference contribution

Polyimides
Durability
Composite materials
carbon fiber
Carbon fibers
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: ResearchChapter

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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

27 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Asphalt concrete
Fracture toughness
Styrene
Polymers
Binders
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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

bisphenols
fiber composites
polycarbonates
carbon fibers
molecular weight
34 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Asphalt
Cements
Polymers
asphalt
cements
18 Citations
polypropylene
adhesives
polystyrene
adhesion
vapor phases
19 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Sulfonation
Polypropylenes
Polystyrenes
Polymers
Gases

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: ResearchConference contribution

Surface treatment
Chemical activation
Polymers
Substrates
Ultraviolet Rays
58 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

carbon fibers
topography
adhesion
matrices
Surface topography
47 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

carbon fibers
composite materials
fibers
matrices
interactions
1996
9 Citations
Polyurethanes
Adhesion
Glass
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: ResearchConference 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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Polymer matrix composites
Polymers
Crystalline materials
polymer matrix composites
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: ResearchConference contribution

Polymer matrix
Composite materials
Processing
Temperature
carbon fiber
38 Citations
Volume fraction
Mechanical properties
Fibers
Composite materials
Shear strength

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: ResearchConference contribution

Adhesion
Fibers
Composite materials
Surface treatment
Surface roughness
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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Asphalt
Failure modes
Binders
Microstructure
Polymers

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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Fibers
Composite materials
Polymers
Processing
Fiber reinforced materials
1995
18 Citations
Polyurethanes
Phase separation
Adhesion
Glass
adhesion
10 Citations
Polyurethanes
Urethane
Adhesion
Glass
urethanes
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: ResearchConference 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: ResearchConference contribution

Polymer matrix
Carbon fibers
Durability
Aging of materials
Composite materials
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: ResearchConference contribution

Polymer matrix
Carbon fibers
Durability
Aging of materials
Composite materials
11 Citations

Non-linear numerical study of the single-fiber fragmentation test. Part I: Test mechanics

Ho, H. & Drzal, L. T. 1995 In : Composites Engineering. 5, 10-11, p. 1231-1244 14 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Mechanics
Fibers
Debonding
Thermal stress
Residual stresses
8 Citations

Non-linear numerical study of the single-fiber fragmentation test. Part II: A parametric study

Ho, H. & Drzal, L. T. 1995 In : Composites Engineering. 5, 10-11, p. 1245-1259 15 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Fibers
Debonding
Stress concentration
Shear stress
Finite element method
23 Citations

Silicon oxycarbide coatings on graphite fibers: chemistry, processing, and oxidation resistance

Harris, M., Chaudhary, T., Drzal, L. & Laine, R. M. Jun 1 1995 In : Materials Science and Engineering A. 195, C, p. 223-236 14 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Graphite fibers
Oxidation resistance
Silicon
Coatings
Fibers
9 Citations

Silicon oxycarbide coatings on graphite fibers II. Adhesion, processing, and interfacial properties

Chaudhry, T. M., Ho, H., Drzal, L. T., Harris, M. & Laine, R. M. Jun 1 1995 In : Materials Science and Engineering A. 195, C, p. 237-249 13 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Graphite fibers
Silicon
Adhesion
Coatings
Processing
9 Citations

Swelling and dissolution rates of glass fiber sizings in matrix resin via micro-dielectrometry

Larson, B. K., Drzal, L. T. & Van Antwerp, J. Oct 1995 In : Polymer Composites. 16, 5, p. 415-420 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Glass fibers
Swelling
Dissolution
Resins
fiberglass