・Development of matrix without heat degradation property of thermoplastic CFRP for microwave process.
・Development of rapid resin curing process on thermosetting CFRP.
・Development of rapid forming of thermoplastic and thermosetting CFRP using the developed low thermal effusive mold.
・Development of adhesion process between resin and recycled carbon fiber without sizing.
Forming time of thermoplastic CFRP: 1 minute or less.
Forming time of thermosetting CFRP: 1/36 as compared to oven-heating process.
Improvement of mechanical properties of CFRP using recycled carbon fiber
Technology Deployment and Cooperation
Prototyping / experimental Stage
(to be completed in 2019/3; progress: 90%)
Intellectual Property Right
Joint Researchers (their role)
Most researches are independent seeds. Some research was carried out on "The Knowledge Hub Aichi Priority Research Projects"
Example of Application
・Improvement of productivity of CFRP forming by using microwave process
・Utilization of recycled fiber for CFRP
・Development of system for large-scale forming
・Characterization of carbon fibers prepared from different recycling methods
Collaborator needed to Improve
・Development of a apparatus system for large-scale forming