TITLE

Geometry lesson

AUTHOR(S)
Pierce, Julia
PUB. DATE
June 2003
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);6/27/2003, Vol. 292 Issue 7630, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes potential use of a tiling system based on ancient dry stone walling techniques to improve the design of thermal shields used to protect aircraft during their return to Earth. Topological interlocking technique utilized in the system; Capability of the system to withstand stress; Applications in civil engineering.
ACCESSION #
10197743

 

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