New researchers were recruited from various project partners on 01.10.2019.
At the KU Leuven project leader, the research team is supplemented by a new doctoral student who is conducting research into the mechanical characterization of the adhesive bond with natural fiber reinforced thermoplastic composites. At the project partner IMT Lille Douai, the team is also strengthened by a new doctoral student, whose focus is on researching the laser weld connection of these materials.
An oral presentation abstract by IMT Lille Douai has been approved for participation at EUROMAT 2021 (https://www.euromat2021.org/).
An abstract by IMT Lille Douai has been selected for a flash presentation at the European Summer School on Bio-based Composites (ESBBC).