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Avi Benatar

  • Associate Professor, Materials Science Engineering
  • Room #124
    1248 Adams Drive
    Columbus, OH 43221
  • 614-292-1390

About

Avraham (Avi) Benatar is an Associate Professor of Welding Engineering and Director of the Plastics and Composites Joining Laboratory. He is also the Coordinator of the Welding Engineering Distance Education Master of Science program and the Faculty Director of the College of Engineering Master of Global Engineering Leadership. He earned the S.B., S.M and Ph.D. degrees in Mechanical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Dr. Benatar teaches in the areas of joining of plastics and composites and welding design. His research interests include adhesive bonding and mechanical joining of plastics and composites, fundamentals of plastics and composites welding, optimization and control of welding processes, development of new welding methods, design of welded joints in plastics and composites including the use of moiré and speckle interferometry for residual stress measurement, ultrasonic processing of materials, welding design, modeling of brazed joints, and fitness-for-service.

Dr. Benatar was elected Society of Plastics Engineers Fellow in 2003. He was awarded a Lady Davis Visiting Associate Professor Fellowship to the School of Mechanical Engineering at the Technion – Israel Institute of Tehnology in 1998-99 academic year.  Dr. Benatar received the 1992 American Welding Society Adams Memorial Award and 1990 National Science Foundation Presidential Young Investigator Award.  From 1997 to 2003 he was Chairman and U.S. Delegate to the International Institute for Welding Commission 16 on plastics welding and adhesive bonding tehcnology.  Dr. Benatar founded and was the first chairman of the American Welding Society G1 Committee on Joining of Plastics and Composites.  He was also one of the founding members of and was Chairman and Technical Program Chairman of the Society of Plastics Engineers Special Interest Group on Joining of Plastics and Composites.  He has more than 100 refereed publications and has co-authored one book and co-edited a handbook.

Books

2001

  • Benatar, A.; Bonten, C.; Grewell, D.; Tuechert, C.. 2001. "Welding." Hanser Verlag.

Edited Books

2003

  • 2003. "Plastics and Composites Welding Handbook." Hanser Gardner Publications.

Chapters

2017

  • 2017. Plastics Joining. In Applied Plastics Engineering Handbook Processing, Materials, and Applications, edited by Kutz, M.,

2015

  • 2015. Composites. In Welding Handbook: Volume 5 Materials and Applications, Part 2, edited by O'Brien, A.; Sinnes, K.,
  • 2015. Plastics. In Welding Handbook: Volume 5 Materials and Applications, Part 2, edited by O'Brien, A.; Sinnes, K.,

2014

2003

1997

1996

  • 1996. "Composites." In Welding Handbook: Volume 3 Materials and Applications - Part 1, edited by Oates, W.R.,
  • 1996. "Plastics." In Welding Handbook: Volume 3 Materials and Applications - Part 1, edited by Oates, W.R.,

1994

  • 1994. "Joining of Polymers and Polymeric Composites." In The Encyclopedia of Advanced Materials, edited by Bloor, D.; Brook, R.J.; Flemings, M.C.; Mahajan, S.; Cahn, R.W.,

1993

1990

  • 1990. "Joining, Fusion (Welding) of Polymeric Composites." In International Encyclopedia of Composites, Volume 2, edited by Lee, S.M.,

1988

  • 1988. "Joining of Polymeric Composites." In The Manufacturing Science of Composites, edited by Gutowski, T.G.,

Journal Articles

2020

  • Zhang, D.; Yang, H.; Pan, J.; Lewis, B. et al., 2020, "Multi-functional CNT nanopaper polyurethane nanocomposite fabricated by ultrasonic infiltration and dip soaking processes." Composites Part B: Engineering 182,

2019

  • Zhang, D.; Villarreal, M.G.; Cabrera, E.; Benatar, A. et al., 2019, "Performance study of ultrasonic assisted processing of CNT nanopaper/solventless epoxy composite." Composites Part B: Engineering 159, 327-335 - 327-335.

2018

  • Sun, J.; Zhao, Y.; Yang, Z.; Shen, J. et al., 2018, "Highly stretchable and ultrathin nanopaper composites for epidermal strain sensors." Nanotechnology 29, no. 35,
  • Zhao, Y.; Cabrera, E.D.; Zhang, D.; Sun, J. et al., 2018, "Ultrasonic processing of MWCNT nanopaper reinforced polymeric nanocomposites." Polymer 156, 85-94 - 85-94.

2017

  • Fu, D.; Kuang, T.; Yen, Y.C.; Li, D. et al., 2017, "Polystyrene/multi-wall carbon nanotube composite and its foam assisted by ultrasound vibration." Journal of Cellular Plastics 53, no. 3, 273-285 - 273-285.
  • Riggs, B.; Benatar, A.; Alexandrov, B.T.; Xu, R., 2017, "Experimental Validation of Damage Zone Models for Lap-Shear Brazed Joints Using DIC." WELDING JOURNAL 96, no. 11, 421S-428S - 421S-428S.

2016

  • 2016, "Metallurgical characterisations of CMSX-4 vacuumbrazed with BNi-2 and BNi-9." Science and Technology of Welding and Joining DOI: 10.1080/13621718.2016.1218415,
  • Riggs, B.B.; Alexandrov, B.B.; Benatar, A.A.; Xu, R.R., 2016, "Thermodynamic and kinetic simulations of high temperature brazing: microstructure evolution in CMSX-4 joints." Science and Technology of Welding and Joining 1-10 - 1-10.
  • Sojiphan, K.; Babu, S.S.; Benatar, A.; Manonukul, A. et al., 2016, "Effects of ultrasonic power on the hardness of aluminum 3003-H18 alloy." Welding Journal 95, no. 6, 185s-193s - 185s-193s.

2015

  • Li, D.; Fu, D.; Yen, Y.C.; Benatar, A. et al., 2015, "Ultrasound-assisted-pressure-induced-flow leading to superior polymer/carbon nanotube composites and foams." Polymer (United Kingdom) 80, 237-244 - 237-244.

2014

  • Phillips, D.; Benatar, A.; Lippold, J.C., 2014, "Meeting the Demand for Welding Engineers." WELDING JOURNAL 93, no. 10, 52-58 - 52-58.

2012

  • Eckardt, T.; Hanhold, B.; Petrasek, D.; Sattler, S. et al., 2012, "Evaluating low-temperature brazing filler metals for joining titanium." Welding Journal 91, no. 2, 45-50 - 45-50.
  • He, X.; Benatar, A., 2012, "Determination of complex modulus of viscoelastic bars using forced longitudinal vibration of slender rods." Shengxue Xuebao/Acta Acustica 37, no. 2, 193-197 - 193-197.
  • Wu, C.Y.; Benatar, A.; Mokhtarzadeh, A., 2012, "Comparison of ultrasonic welding and vibration welding of thermoplastic polyolefin." Welding in the World 56, no. 1-2, 69-75 - 69-75.

2009

  • Grewell, D.A.; Benatar, A., 2009, "Comparison of orbital and linear vibration welding of thermoplastics." Polymer Engineering and Science 49, no. 7, 1410-1420 - 1410-1420.

2008

  • Grewell, D.; Benatar, A., 2008, "Semiempirical, squeeze flow, and intermolecular diffusion model. II. Model verification using laser microwelding." Polymer Engineering and Science 48, no. 8, 1542-1549 - 1542-1549.
  • Grewell, D.; Benatar, A., 2008, "Semi-empirical, squeeze flow and intermolecular diffusion model. I. determination of model parameters." Polymer Engineering and Science 48, no. 5, 860-867 - 860-867.

2007

  • Grewell, D.; Benatar, A., 2007, "Welding of Plastics: Fundamentals and New Developments." International Polymer Processing Journal of the Polymer Processing Society 22, no. 1, 43-60 - 43-60.
  • Lu,Chunmeng; Cheng,Mark,Ming-Cheng; Benatar,Avraham; Lee,L,James, 2007, "Embossing of High-Aspect-Ratio-Microstructures Using Sacrificial Templates and Fast Surface Heating." POLYMER ENGINEERING AND SCIENCE 47, no. 6, 830-840 - 830-840.
  • Grewell, D.; Benatar, A., 2007, "Diffractive optics as beam-shaping elements for plastics laser welding." Optical Engineering 46, no. 11,

2006

  • Li, L.; Yi, A.Y.; Huang, C.; Grewell, D.A. et al., 2006, "Fabrication of diffractive optics by use of slow tool servo diamond turning process." Optical Engineering 45, no. 11,
  • Yi, A.Y.; Chen, Y.; Klocke, F.; Pongs, G. et al., 2006, "A high volume precision compression molding process of glass diffractive optics by use of a micromachined fused silica wafer mold and low Tg optical glass." Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering 16, no. 10, 2000-2005 - 2000-2005.

2005

  • Lu,C,M; Juang,Y,J; Lee,L,J; Grewell,D; Benatar,A, 2005, "Analysis of laser/IR-assisted microembossing." POLYMER ENGINEERING AND SCIENCE 45, no. 5, 661-668 - 661-668.

2003

  • Benatar, A.; Rittel, D.; Yarin, A.L., 2003, "Theoretical and experimental analysis of longitudinal wave propagation in cylindrical viscoelastic rods." Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids 51, no. 8, 1413-1431 - 1413-1431.

1999

  • Staicovici, S.; Wu, C.Y.; Benatar, A., 1999, "Welding and disassembly of microwave welded HDPE bars." Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites 18, no. 1, 35-43 - 35-43.
  • Wu, C.Y.; Staicovici, S.; Benatar, A., 1999, "Microwave welding of HDPE using impedance matching system." Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites 18, no. 1, 27-34 - 27-34.

1997

  • Yeh, H.J.; Benatar, A., 1997, "Technical evaluation: Methods for sealing paper/foil aseptic food packages." Tappi Journal 80, no. 6, 197-203 - 197-203.
  • Wu, C.Y.; Benatar, A., 1997, "Microwave welding of high density polyethylene using intrinsically conductive polyaniline." Polymer Engineering and Science 37, no. 4, 738-743 - 738-743.
  • Du, G.; Avlyanov, J.; Wu, C. Y.; Reimer, K. G.; Benatar, A.; MacDiarmid, A. G.; Epstein, A. J., 1997, "Inhomogeneous charge transport in conducting polyaniline." Synthetic Metals 85, no. 1-3,

1989

  • Benatar, A.; Cheng, Z., 1989, "Ultrasonic welding of thermoplastics in the far‐field." POLYMER ENGINEERING AND SCIENCE 29, no. 23, 1699-1704 - 1699-1704.
  • Benatar, A.; Eswaran, R.V.; Nayar, S.K., 1989, "Ultrasonic welding of thermoplastics in the near‐field." POLYMER ENGINEERING AND SCIENCE 29, no. 23, 1689-1698 - 1689-1698.
  • Benatar, A.; Gutowski, T.G., 1989, "Ultrasonic welding of PEEK graphite APC‐2 composites." POLYMER ENGINEERING AND SCIENCE 29, no. 23, 1705-1721 - 1705-1721.
  • Benatar, A.; Gutowski, T.G., 1989, "Ultrasonic Welding of Advanced Thermoplastic Composites." Engineering Plastics 2, no. 1, 45-62 - 45-62.

1987

  • Benatar, A.; Gutowski, T.G., 1987, "REVIEW OF METHODS FOR FUSION BONDING THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITES.." SAMPE Journal 23, no. 1, 33-39 - 33-39.

1986

  • Benatar, A.; Gutowski, T.G., 1986, "METHODS FOR FUSION BONDING THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITES.." S.A.M.P.E. quarterly 18, no. 1, 35-42 - 35-42.
  • Benatar, A.; Gutowski, T.G., 1986, "Effects of moisture on interface modified graphite epoxy composites." Polymer Composites 7, no. 2, 84-90 - 84-90.

Papers in Proceedings

2018

  • Kaiser, T.; Moore, A.; Zielinski, D.; Benatar, A. Effects of build orientation and fill-level on mechanical properties of fused deposition modeling PlA. in ANTEC® 2018 - Proceedings of the Technical Conference & Exhibition, Orlando, FL, May 7-10, 2018. https://www.4spe.org/, (5 2018).
  • Zhang, D.; Cabrera, E.; Zhao, Y.; Villarreal, M.G. et al. "Developing ultrasonic processing of CNT nanopaper/solventless epoxy prepreg." (1 2018).
  • Sabreen, S.; Benatar, A. "Carbon black selection for successful through transmission laser welding and joining." (1 2018).

2017

  • Zhao, Y.; Cabrera, E.; Kuang, T.; Zhang, D. et al. "Ultrasonic processing of epoxy/CNT nanopaper composites." (1 2017).
  • Sarich, C.; Alexandrov, B.; Benatar, A.; Penso, J. et al. "Weldability evaluation of P87 and 230W filler metals in alloy 230 to grade P91 steel dissimilar metal weld." (1 2017).

2016

  • Riggs, B.; Benatar, A.; Alexandrov, B.; Xu, R. "Evaluation of DCB and V-notch fracture mechanics test methods for high temperature brazed joints." in LOT 2015: Brazing, High Temperature Brazing and Diffusion Bonding. (6 2016).
  • Riggs, B.; Benatar, A.; Alexandrov, B.; Xu, R. "Multi-Scale FEA Modeling of High Temperature Brazed Joints Via Evaluation of Fracture Mechanics Test Methods." in LOT 2016: 11th International Conference on Brazing and Diffusion Bonding. (6 2016).
  • Wang, Q.; Benatar, A. "Experiments with hot tool joining of HDPE to mild steel." (1 2016).

2015

  • Prior, O.; Benatar, A. "Experiments with hot tool joining of thermoplastics to perforated mild steel." (1 2015).

2014

  • Faraone, K.; Prabhu, A.; Benatar, A. "Experiments with hot tool joining of thermoplastics to metal." (1 2014).

2012

  • Mokhtarzadeh, A.; Benatar, A. "Effects of unsupported wall height on linear vibration welding of PMMA to ABS." (9 2012).
  • Mokhtarzadeh, A.; Benatar, A. "Experiments with conventional and high temperature hot plate welding of thermoplastics using displacement and pressure control." (9 2012).

2011

  • Penso, J.A.; Hazime, R.; Nungesser, S.; Benatar, A. "Comparison of creep-fatigue fitness for service assessment methods for ferritic-austenitic dissimilar welds." (12 2011).
  • Mokhtarzadeh, A.; Benatar, A.; Wu, C.Y. "Comparison of hot plate, vibration, infrared and combined infrared with vibration welding of ASA." (8 2011).
  • Mokhtarzadeh, A.; Benatar, A. "Comparison of servo and pneumatic ultrasonic welding of HDPE shear joints." (8 2011).

2010

  • Mokhtarzadeh, A.; Benatar, A. "Experiments with dual-pressure ultrasonic welding of thermoplastics." (9 2010).
  • Mokhtarzadeh, A.; Benatar, A.; Wu, C.Y. "Comparison of vibration, infrared and combined infrared with vibration welding of PMMA to ABS." (9 2010).
  • Mokhtarzadeh, A.; Benatar, A.; Wu, C.Y. "Effects of infrared preheating on angular distortion of vibration welded TPO." (9 2010).

2009

  • Mokhtarzadeh, A.; Benatar, A. "Experimental study of hot plate welding of polycarbonate using displacement versus pressure control." (11 2009).
  • Mokhtarzadeh, A.; Benatar, A.; Wu, C.Y. "Experiments in vibration welding of PC and PMMA to aluminum coated PC." (11 2009).
  • Mokhtarzadeh, A.; Benatar, A. "Evaluation of impulse heat staking method." (11 2009).
  • Sojiphan, K.; Benatar, A. "Finite element prediction of residual stress formation in hot plate welded polycarbonate." (11 2009).

2008

  • Flowers, S.T.; Foster, D.R.E.; Gurnani, P.; Han, D. et al. "Through transmission infrared welding of polypropylene nanoclay composites." (9 2008).
  • Mokhtarzadeh, A.; Wu, C.Y.; Benatar, A. "Comparison of hot plate and vibration welding of PMMA to polycarbonate." (9 2008).
  • Mokhtarzadeh, A.; Wu, C.Y.; Benatar, A. "Comparison of hot plate and vibration welding of PMMA to ABS." (9 2008).
  • Flowers, S.T.; Benatar, A.; Ritter, G.W. "Evaluation of patterned joint designs for ultrasonic welding of HDPE nanocomposites." (9 2008).

2007

  • Marcus, M.; Benatar, A. "Experiments with combined ultrasonic and laser embossing of microchannels in PMMA." (9 2007).
  • Mokhtarzadeh, A.; Benatar, A. "Comparison of shear and butt joint designs for vibration welding of polypropylene-based nanoclay composites." (9 2007).
  • Grewell, D.; Benatar, A. "Welding of plastics: Fundamentals and new developments." (3 2007).

2006

  • Grewell, D.; Benatar, A. "Multi physical coupled model; Predictions of healing with microwelding of plastics." (7 2006).
  • Flowers, S.; Humphrys, S.; Thomas, J.; Mokhtarzadeh, A. et al. "Study of ultrasonic welding of HDPE-based nanoclay composites." (7 2006).
  • Ozaltun, H.; Benatar, A.; Nayar, S.K. "Ultrasonic plunge welding of polypropylene nonwovens." (7 2006).
  • Mokhtarzadeh, A.; Benatar, A.; Wu, C.Y. "Effects of metallization coating on ultrasonic welding of ABS." (7 2006).
  • Vlad, M.; Harmon, G.; Grewell, D.; Benatar, A. "Weldability of bio-renewable ultrasonic exfoliated nanocomposites." (7 2006).
  • Grewell, D.; Benatar, A. "Beam shaping with spatial modulators for laser micro-welding of plastics." (7 2006).
  • Grewell, D.; Benatar, A. "Coupled temperature, diffusion and squeeze flow model for interfacial healing predictions." (7 2006).
  • Marcus, M.; Benatar, A. "Experiments in ultrasonic micro-embossing of PMMA." (7 2006).
  • Sojiphan, K.; Marcus, M.; Choi, H.W.; Lu, C. et al. "Beam shaping with diffractive optics for laser micro-machining of plastics with a femtosecond laser." (7 2006).

2005

  • Grewell, D.; Ditmer, D.; Hansford, D.; Benatar, A. "Beam shaping with diffractive optics for laser micro-welding of plastics." (12 2005).
  • DA Grewell, A Benatar, DA Ditmer, and DJ Hansford "Beam shaping with diffractive optics for laser micro-welding of plastics." in Proc. Precision Micro/Nano Scale Polymer Based Component and Device Fabrication. (4 2005).
  • Krishnan, C.; Benatar, A. "Experiments in impulse welding a thin film lid for sealing micro-channels in microfluidic applications." (12 2005).
  • No, D.; Benatar, A. "Development of combined socket and butt through transmission infrared welding of polyethylene pipes." (12 2005).
  • Grewell, D.; Benatar, A.; Lee, E.; Zhou, G. et al. "Development of an ultrasonic debulking technique for composite laminates." (12 2005).
  • No, D.; Benatar, A. "Analysis of heat transfer in combined socket and butt through transmission infrared welding of plastic pipes." (12 2005).
  • Lu, C.; Lee, L.J.; Grewell, D.; Benatar, A. "Sacrificial material assisted laser welding of polymeric microfluidic devices." (12 2005).
  • No, D.; Benatar, A. "Development of flaw criteria for short-term performance of electro-fusion pipe welds." (12 2005).
  • Grewell, D.; Benatar, A.; Lee, E.; Zhou, G. et al. "Development of an ultrasonic debulking technique for composite laminates." (12 2005).

2004

  • Grewell, D.; Lu, C.; Lee, L.J.; Benatar, A. "Infrared micro-embossing of thermoplastics." (6 2004).
  • Lu, C.; Juang, Y.J.; Lee, L.J.; Grewell, D. et al. "Numerical simulation of laser/IR assisted micro-embossing." (6 2004).
  • Grewell, D.; Benatar, A.; Krishnaswamy, P. "Welding of recycled thermoplastic lumber for structural components." (6 2004).
  • Krishnan, C.; Toussant, D.; Benatar, A. "Comparison of weld morphology of polycarbonate and polypropylene for hot plate, vibration and ultrasonic welding." (6 2004).
  • Grewell, D.; Benatar, A. "Modeling heat flow for a distributed moving heat source in micro-laser welding of plastics." (1 2004).
  • Lu, C.M.; Juang, Y.J.; Lee, L.J.; Grewell, D. et al. "Numerical simulation of laser/IR assisted micro-embossing." (1 2004).
  • Grewell, D.; Zhou, G.; Lee, L.J.; Benatar, A. et al. "Ultrasonic treatment of advanced thermoset composites." (6 2004).
  • Grewell, D.; Gneiting, R.; Strohm, G.; Benatar, A. "Comparison of control algorithms for ultrasonic welding of plastics." (6 2004).
  • Mokhtarzadeh, A.; Benatar, A.; Wu, C.Y. "Experiments in hot plate welding of polypropylene nanocomposites." (6 2004).
  • Krishnan, C.; Benatar, A. "Analysis of residual stress in hot plate welded polycarbonate." (6 2004).

2003

  • Anantharaman, S.; Benatar, A. "Measurement of residual stresses in laser welded polycarbonate using photoelasticity." (10 2003).
  • Grewell, D.; Mokhtarzadeh, A.; Benatar, A.; Lu, C. et al. "Feasibility of selected methods for embossing micro-features in thermoplastics." (10 2003).
  • Anantharaman, S.; Benatar, A.; Woosman, N.; Hartley, S. "Measurement of residual stresses in clearwelds using photoelasticity." (1 2003).
  • Wu, C.Y.; Mokhtarzadeh, A.; Rhew, M.; Benatar, A. "Heated tool welding of thermoplastic polyolefins (TPO)." (1 2003).
  • Rhew, M.; Mokhtarzadeh, A.; Benatar, A. "Through tranmission laser welding of polycarbonate and high-density polyethylene." (10 2003).
  • Grewell, D.; Benatar, A. "Laser microwelding of polystyrene and polycarbonate." (12 2003).
  • Rhew, M.; Mokhtarzadeh, A.; Benatar, A. "Diode laser chracterization and measurement of optical properties of polycarbonate and high-density polyethylene." (10 2003).
  • Grewell, D.; Benatar, A. "Experiments in micro-welding of polycarbonate with laser diodes." (10 2003).
  • Grewell, D.; Benatar, A. "Modeling heat flow for a moving heat source to describe scan micro-laser welding." (10 2003).

2000

  • Kwan, K.M.; Benatar, A.; SPE, ; SPE, "Ultrasonic heating and hardening of hot melt adhesive." (1 2000).
  • Poopat, B.; Benatar, A.; Park, J.B.; SPE, et al. "Comparative study of contact and non-contact hot plate welding of HDPE." (1 2000).

1999

  • Kwan, K.M.; Wu, C.Y.; Benatar, A.; ENGINEERS, S.O.C.P. et al. "Rapid heating and curing of structural adhesives by infrared and radio frequency." (1 1999).
  • Poopat, B.; Wu, C.Y.; Benatar, A.; Park, J.B. et al. "Optimization of contact hot plate welding of HDPE." (1 1999).
  • Grewell, D.A.; Benatar, A.; ENGINEERS, S.O.C.P.; ENGINEERS, S.O.C.P. et al. "A process comparison of orbital and linear vibration welding of thermoplastics." (1 1999).
  • Grewell, D.A.; Benatar, A.; ENGINEERS, S.O.C.P.; ENGINEERS, S.O.C.P. et al. "An application comparison of orbital and linear vibration welding of thermoplastics." (1 1999).
  • Wu, C.Y.; Poopat, B.; Benatar, A.; Park, J.B. et al. "Hot plate welding of polypropylene and talc reinforced polypropylene composites." (1 1999).

1998

  • Kwan, K.M.; Cheng, K.; Benatar, A. "Feasibility study of rapid curing of structural adhesives." (1 1998).
  • Kwan, K.M.; Wu, C.Y.; Benatar, A. "Rapid curing of polyurethane adhesive by ultrasonic vibration." (1 1998).
  • Wu, C.Y.; Lee, R.; Benatar, A. "Analysis of heat generation of conductive polymer in single mode microwave welding." (1 1998).
  • Ma, X.; Benatar, A. "Measurement of dynamic moduli of low modulus polymers." (1 1998).

1997

  • Wu, C.Y.; Staicovici, S.; Benatar, A. "Microwave welding of HDPE using impedance matching system." (1 1997).
  • Staicovici, S.; Wu, C.Y.; Benatar, A. "Welding and disassembly of microwave welded HDPE bars." (1 1997).

1996

  • Staicovici, S.; Wu, C.Y.; Benatar, A.; Bahman, Z. "Fractal analysis and radiographic inspection of microwave welded HDPE bars." (12 1996).
  • Lin, T.T.; Staicovici, S.; Benatar, A. "Non-contact hot plate welding of polypropylene." (12 1996).
  • He, F.; Benatar, A. "Effect of amplitude and pressure control on the strength of ultrasonically welded thermoplastics." (12 1996).
  • Ng, W.C.; Benatar, A. "Analysis of the vibration and viscoelastic heating of polystyrene beams." (12 1996).
  • Wu, C.Y.; Staicovici, S.; Benatar, A. "Single mode microwave welding of nylon 6/6 using conductive polyaniline films." (12 1996).
  • Yeh, H.J.; Benatar, A.; TAPPI, "Technical evaluation: Methods for sealing paper/foil aseptic food packages." (1 1996).

1995

  • Chen, Y.S.; Benatar, A. "Infrared welding of polypropylene." (1 1995).
  • Chen, Y.S.; Benatar, A. "Infrared welding of polybutylene terephthalate." (1 1995).
  • Wu, C.Y.; Benatar, A. "Single mode microwave welding of HDPE using conductive polyaniline/HDPE composites." (1 1995).

1994

  • Faisst, C.F.; Benatar, A. "Feasibility study of radio frequency joining of HDPE using the conductive polymeric composite." (1 1994).

1993

  • LIN, T.T.; BENATAR, A.; ENGINEERS, S.O.C.P. "EFFECTS OF HOT PLATE WELDING PARAMETERS ON THE WELD STRENGTH OF POLYPROPYLENE." (1 1993).
  • EPSTEIN, A.J.; JOO, J.; WU, C.Y.; BENATAR, A. et al. "POLYANILINES - RECENT ADVANCES IN PROCESSING AND APPLICATIONS TO WELDING OF PLASTICS." (1 1993).
  • STAICOVICI, S.; BENATAR, A.; ENGINEERS, S.O.C.P. "MODELING SQUEEZE FLOW IN HOT PLATE WELDING OF THERMOPLASTICS." (1 1993).
  • NG, W.C.; BENATAR, A.; ENGINEERS, S.O.C.P. "ULTRASONIC MOLDING OF UHMWPE USING PROTOTYPE MOLDER." (1 1993).
  • YEH, H.J.; BENATAR, A.; ENGINEERS, S.O.C.P. "INDUCTION SEALING OF ASEPTIC FOOD PACKAGES." (1 1993).

1991

  • Lu, H.M.; Benatar, A.; He, F.G.C. "Sequential ultrasonic welding of PEEK/Graphite composites plates." (1 1991).
  • Park, J.B.; Benatar, A. "Measurement of residual stress during implant resistance welding of plastics." (12 1991).
  • Park, J.B.; Benatar, A. "Thermal and residual stress formation during plastic welding." (1 1991).
  • Yeh, H.J.; Benatar, A. "Methods for sealing aseptic food packages." (1 1991).

1990

  • BENATAR, A.; NAYAR, S.K.; HE, F.; ENGINEERS, S.O.C.P. "ULTRASONIC COMPACTION AND MOLDING OF THERMOPLASTIC POWDERS." (1 1990).

1989

  • Benatar, A.; Eswaran, R.V. "Near-field ultrasonic welding of thermoplastics." (12 1989).
  • NAYAR, S.K.; BENATAR, A.; INT, A.S.O.C.M.E.T. "ULTRASONIC MOLDING OF PLASTIC POWDERS." (1 1989).
  • Benatar, A.; Gutowski, T.G. "Ultrasonic welding of thermoplastic composites." (12 1989).
  • Benatar, A.; Cheng, Z. "Far-field ultrasonic welding of thermoplastics." (12 1989).

1988

  • Benatar, A. "JOINING OF POLYMERIC COMPOSITES.." (1 1988).

1985

  • Gutowski, T.G.; Sarh, B.; Bonhomme, L.; Benatar, A. "ADVANCED COMPOSITES AUTOMATION: PROCESS MODELING.." (12 1985).

1984

  • Benatar, A.; Gutowski, T.G. "Effects of surface modification of graphite fibres by plasma treatment on the hygral behaviour of composites." (1 1984).
  • Benatar, A.; Gutowski, T.G. "EFFECTS OF SURFACE MODIFICATION OF GRAPHITE FIBERS BY PLASMA TREATMENT ON THE HYGRAL BEHAVIOR OF COMPOSITES.." (12 1984).

1982

  • Benatar, A.; Suh, N.P.; Gutowski, T.G. "DETERMINING MOISTURE CONTENT OF GRAPHITE EPOXY COMPOSITES BY MEASURING THEIR ELECTRICAL RESISTANCE.." (12 1982).