main goal of the Emerging
Division is to serve as a focal point for new developments in
provide an interactive forum to communicate technical information.
of interest to ECTD may
- materials, mechanics, nano-reinforcements and composites
resins, product forms
technologies for damage tolerant composites
technology for health monitoring
materials - smart materials
sandwich materials - foams and honeycomb
composites in wind energy
items - new test methods, new analysis techniques, and new processes.
papers in the emerging areas of composite research and
host special sessions.
the papers nominated by the session chairs and recommend
one or two papers for the ASC Best Paper Award.
the annual division meeting during the ASC Technical
Conference. In general, this meeting takes place on Tuesday right after
sessions are over. Please check the agenda for the exact meeting time
technology introduction through invited speakers at the
collaborations between industry and academia through
networking opportunities at special sessions and division meetings.
you have any specific questions related to this technical
division, looking for networking opportunities, or have any suggestions
division activities, please do not hesitate to contact the division
Prof. Pavana Prabhakar