The National Center for Advanced Materials Performance (NCAMP) at Wichita State University’s National Institute for Aviation Research is pleased to announce the release of the first approved thermoplastic material Toray Cetex® TC1225.
Material and process specifications and material property and statistical analysis reports are available on the NCAMP website


The National Institute for Aviation Research (NIAR) at Wichita State University provides research, testing, certification and training for aviation and manufacturing technologies.  Established in 1985, NIAR has a $70 million annual budget; a staff of 550; and nearly one million square feet of laboratory and office space in four locations across the city of Wichita, the Air Capital of the World. NIAR laboratories include Additive Manufacturing, Advanced Coatings, Advanced Manufacturing, Aging Aircraft, Ballistics & Impact Dynamics, CAD/CAM, Composites & Advanced Materials, Computational Mechanics, Crash Dynamics, Environmental & Electromagnetic Test, Full-scale Structural Test, Nondestructive Test, Reverse Engineering, Robotics & Automation, Virtual Reality and the Walter H. Beech Wind Tunnel.


Contact: Vincent Tanoto, WSU-NIAR