Technology enables ‘smart adhesive or mechanical (welded or bolted) joint’ that is self- sensing and provides detailed state of stress or strain of a bonded joint between materials such as metals, fiber reinforced polymers, composites, plastics, ceramics, concrete, and other hybrid materials for automotive, wind, aerospace, and infrastructure markets.
Primary Application Area: Materials & Manufacturing
Technology Development Status: Prototype
Technology Readiness Level: TRL 6
Vetted Programs/Awards: Awards for Composites Excellence (ACE) National Finalist by the The American Composites Manufacturers Association at CAMX.
Organization Type: Academic/Gov Lab
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