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TOD Conference Paper Available on IOP Conference Series

Fri, 05 February, 2021

A conference paper for the collaborative project, ‘Thermoplastics on Doors’ (TOD) is now available on IOP Conference Series, Materials Science and Engineering. The technical approach and the activities currently performed as part of this aerospace project are described in detail.

The project’s overall aims are to demonstrate and validate the manufacturing process of thermoplastic door components, including an induction welding assembly process, additive manufacturing, metallic parts for the door mechanism and metallic and thermoset parts for the surrounding structure of the passenger and service door of an aircraft.

You can see the conference paper here and find out more about the TOD Project at the dedicated website.


The TOD project has received funding from the Clean Sky 2 Joint Undertaking under the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement number 821192.

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