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Rheological Behaviour, Extrusion Characteristics and Viscous Dissipation in Fiber Reinforced Polymer Melts

  • B. Anders Knutsson
  • James L. White
  • Kent B. Abbas


In this paper we shall consider the influence of glass fibers on the flow characteristics of polycarbonate. Viscous dissipation during the flow of fiber filled suspensions will also be discussed.


Shear Rate Glass Fiber Viscous Dissipation Fiber Reinforce Polymer Wall Shear Rate 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • B. Anders Knutsson
    • 1
  • James L. White
    • 1
  • Kent B. Abbas
    • 2
  1. 1.Polymer EngineeringUniversity of TennesseeKnoxvilleUSA
  2. 2.Telefon AB L M Ericsson StockholmSweden

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