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This chapter discusses the properties and processing characteristics of glass, aramid, carbon, and ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene fibers and related product forms, including woven fabrics, prepreg, and reinforced mats. It also includes a review of fiber terminology as well as physical and mechanical property data for commercially important high-strength fibers.

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Fibers and Reinforcements, Structural Composite Materials, By F.C. Campbell, ASM International, 2010, p 31–61,

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