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This article describes the various aspects relating to the selection and preparation of ultrathin-section specimens of fiber-reinforced polymeric composites for examination by transmitted light microscopy. It provides information on the contrast-enhancement methods used by transmitted-light microscopy and optimization of microscope conditions. Examples of composite ultrathin sections analyzed using transmitted-light microscopy contrast methods are also presented.

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Brian S. Hayes, Luther M. Gammon, 2004. "Thin Section Preparation and Transmitted Light Microscopy for Fiber-Reinforced Composites", Metallography and Microstructures, George F. Vander Voort

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