NMG Lunchtime Seminar Series Focus on Composites


You are invited to join us for our monthly virtual event where we will be focusing on Composites


This NMG webinar will run jointly with the IOM3 Sustainability Working Group.

The interactive seminar will also provide the opportunity for Questions and Answers and we often hang around at the end for a fun and engaging panel session. 

You will hear from:

Alain Bourmaud - UBS, France

  • Multiscale degradation of flax-PLA composite

Dr Gilles Koolen - KU Leuven, Belgium

  • Moisture sensitivity of flax and hemp fibre composites

Dr Deepa Jose - Collins Aerospace

  • Challenges of Natural Fibre-Based Composites in the Aircraft Interiors Applications’

Abdirahman Sheik Hassan - U of Bristol

  • Flax fibre composites for wind turbine blades - a life cycle engineering perspective

Preliminary agenda

13:00 – Start and greetings
13:05 – Presentations
14:00 – General discussion
14.30 – Close


IOM3 Natural Materials Group

A professional network representing the entire breadth of natural materials from academic research to commercial application use and reuse.

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IOM3 Composites Group

Providing a focus for fibre-reinforced composite materials and structures

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