Breakthroughs in carbon nanotube epoxy improve mechanical performance

Super Strength Composites …
When product reliability is critical !

The Technology
is available under licence for FREE
UNSW researchers have developed an efficient lower cost method for manufacturing laminated composite structures for applications requiring the utmost in reliability and high performance.

Whether you’re looking for the strongest building beam or the longest-life fuselage, this CNT based epoxy is ideal for critical applications, including medical prosthetics that require the high strength and stiffness.

Industry Applications
• Medical – Prosthetics
• Aircraft
• Aerospace
• Automotive
• Civil Engineering
• Transportation
• Sport and other recreational sector
• Naval Architecture and Defence


Key Benefits
• Cost effective
• Over 50% increase in mechanical properties
• Other material  properties improved
• Less CNT filler loading
• Environmentally friendly.
• Ease of production – into bulk

The Opportunity
This technology is available for free as an
Easy Access Licence to companies and individuals. 

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Patent Information:
For Information, Contact:
Tom Dobbie
Business Development Manager
NewSouth Innovations Pty Ltd
t.dobbie@unsw.edu.au
Reference ID: 13_2841
Inventors:
Ali Alamry
Bellasanty Gangadhara Prusty
Mykanth Mada
Sri Bandyopadhyay
Keywords:
Aeronautical Engineering
Biomedical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Defence
Easy Access IP
Surgery
Transport
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