prof.dr.ir. L.E. Govaert (Leon)

Full Professor


Engineering & Materials Science
High Density Polyethylenes


Bentalib, S. , van Drongelen, M., Klompen, E. T. J. , & Govaert, L. E. (2022). Microstructure evolution during fusion bonding processes of thermoplastic composites. Poster session presented at 25th Engineering Mechanics Symposium, EM 2022, Arnhem, Netherlands.
Cerpentier, R. R. J., Van Vliet, T., Pastukhov, L. V. , Van Drongelen, M., Boerakker, M. J., Tervoort, T. A. , & Govaert, L. E. (2021). Fatigue-Crack Propagation of High-Density Polyethylene Homopolymers: Influence of Molecular Weight Distribution and Temperature. Macromolecules, 54(24), 11508-11521. https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.macromol.1c01945
Erartsin, O., A. J. J. Arntz, S., Troisi, E. M., Pastukhov, L. V. , van Drongelen, M. , Warnet, L. , & Govaert, L. E. (2021). Long-term failure of transversely loaded glass/iPP. Journal of applied polymer science, 138(35), [50878]. https://doi.org/10.1002/app.50878
Erartsin, O. (2020). Time-dependent, matrix-dominated failure of continuous fiber-reinforced thermoplastic composites. [PhD Thesis - Research UT, graduation UT, University of Twente]. University of Twente. https://doi.org/10.3990/1.9789036549929
Govaert, L. E., van der Vegt, A. K. , & van Drongelen, M. (2020). Polymers: from structure to properties. Delft University Press.

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Courses Academic Year  2022/2023

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Courses Academic Year  2021/2022

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The Netherlands

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