Making light work

Nathan, Stuart
August 2005
Engineer (00137758);8/22/2005, Vol. 293 Issue 7682, p27
Focuses on the research project of the University of Manchester to develop a next-generation transport from aluminum, magnesium and titanium in England. Consideration of the environmental impact of transport systems; Development of technique in joining the different alloys in aircraft wings; Assessment of the interrelationship between the bulk, near-surface and surface properties of the alloys.


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