Smart structures for aircraft and spacecraft

papers presented at the 75th Meeting of the AGARD Structures and Materials Panel, held in Lindau, Germany from 5th-7th October 1992. by Advisory Group for Aerospace Research and Development. Structures and Materials Panel. Meeting

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Advisory Group for Aerospace Research and Development. Structures and Materials Panel. Meeting;]. 30 Adaptive structures for spacecraft: a USAF perspective Alok Das, Glenn Ormbrek, Michael Obal (in Smart Structures for Aircraft and Spacecraft ) 43 Active structures for use in precision control of large optical systems James L.

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The goal of this book is to serve both as a practical technical reference and a resource for gaining a fuller understanding of the state of the art of spacecraft momentum control systems, specifically looking at control moment gyroscopes (CMGs).

As a result, the subject matter includes theory, technology, and systems : Springer International Publishing.practices may not be directly applicable to spacecraft composite structures. Nevertheless, a careful comparison of requirements for aircraft and spacecraft composite structures is very usefl.

Comparison of Specific Requirements Five major requirements for both aircraft and spacecraft structures are discussed and compared.Smart Structures technology has been the subject of attention for several years for structural monitoring and control in aerospace vehicles. The technology focuses broadly on the integration of functions including sensing, actuation, processing and controls with materials enhancing functionality forming Smart : P.T.

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