- Highlights the recent developments in the fundamental understanding of composites; important information for researchers and composite scientists
- More than 130 reports by materials specialists
- Fully searchable CD-ROM of full text including all tables and figures (including illustrations)
The proceedings of this annual conference serves the objectives of ASC by providing a communication forum for the engineering and scientific community and promoting the growth of knowledge through presentations from leading scientists and engineers gained from advances in the interdisciplinary engineering and scientific research in composites science and technology. Some of the topics include:
- Automotive applications
- Infrastructure composites
- Composite Processing
- Testing Methods
- Strength Analysis
- Manufacturing and Processing
- Impact and Energy Absorption
This meeting also highlights information presented by American Society For Testing And Materials Committee D30. This organization is the foremost developer and provider of voluntary consensus standards and related technical information to promote public health and safety and overall quality of life.
The CD-ROM displays figures and illustrations in articles in full color along with a title screen and main menu screen. Each user can link to all papers from the Table of Contents and Author Index and also link to papers and front matter by using the global bookmarks which allow navigation of the entire CD-ROM from every article. Each paper has internal links from figure and table references to view the actual figures and tables and links to all e-mail addresses and URLs mentioned in any paper. Search features on the CD-ROM can be by full text including all key words, article title, author name, and session title. The CD-ROM has Autorun feature for Windows 95 or higher products along with the program for Adobe Acrobat Reader with Search 5.0. One year of technical support is included with your purchase of the CD-ROM.