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CMP-2004 Matrix Types and Properties

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Course Description

The matrix is an important constituent of fiber reinforced plastics. Understanding the types and properties of matrices is important information for anyone working with fiber reinforced plastics.

By the end of this course, you will be able to

• Define a polymer, monomer, and mer

• Define resin

• Define hydrocarbon

• List different polymers used as matrices

• Differentiate between thermoset and thermoplastic materials

• Define the advantages of prepreg and two-part resin systems

Estimated completion time (hours): 1.3