High-Performance Fibers 2009 Conference approaching

The High-Performance Fibers 2009 Conference, Nov. 17-18 at the Doubletree Guest Suites Historic Charleston Hotel in Charleston, S.C., is fast approaching and there is still time to register.

The High-Performance Fibers 2009 Conference, Nov. 17-18 at the Doubletree Guest Suites Historic Charleston Hotel in Charleston, S.C., is fast approaching. There is still time to register at www.compositesworld.com/hpf.

The conference features a pre-conference seminar on high-technology fibers and fabric structures in body armor applications, by Dr. Bhuvenesh C. Goswami, Alumni Distinguished Professor Emeritus in the School of Materials Science and Engineering at Clemson University.

Also featured is a presentation titled, "Current and Future Activities at US Army Natick High Performance Fiber Factility," by Jean Herbert, chief, Fibers and Material Physics Division, Natick Soldier RD&E Center. (CompositesWorld had previously reported incorrectly that Herbert was affiliated with DuPont; CompositesWorld regrets the error.)

At the conference you will meet body armor and advanced composite manufacturers, end users and specifying authorities, prepreg and fiber suppliers, military and university R&D specialists, marketing executives and resin suppliers and equipment fabricators.

For a conference brochure, lodging and other information, visit www.compositesworld.com/hpf.