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Ultra-Thin Composite Deployable Booms

Leclerc, Christophe and Pellegrino, Sergio (2017) Ultra-Thin Composite Deployable Booms. In: Proceedings of the IASS Annual Symposium 2017. HafenCity University , Hamburg, Art. No. 10149.

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Ultra-thin TRAC booms have many applications for spacecraft structures due to their very efficient packaging. A manufacturing process is proposed for composite TRAC booms with a total flange thickness of 71 μm. The mechanical behavior in both bending and torsion is studied through experiments.

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Additional Information:© 2017 HafenCity University Hamburg & International Association of Shell & Spatial Structures (IASS).
Group:Space Solar Power Project, GALCIT
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Deposited By: Tony Diaz
Deposited On:13 Nov 2019 15:42
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