Search for dissertations about: "rotation-free"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the word rotation-free.

  1. 1. Rotation-free shell elements for thin-film structures and simulations of centrifugally deployed spece webs

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Mattias Gärdsback; KTH.; [2007]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; rotation-free; shell element; centrifugal force deployment; space web; TECHNOLOGY Engineering mechanics Other engineering mechanics; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Teknisk mekanik Övrig teknisk mekanik;

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  2. 2. Deployment Control of Spinning Space Webs and Membranes

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Mattias Gärdsback; KTH.; [2008]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Flexible structures; space webs; membranes; solar sails; solar power systems; deployment control; optimal control; centrifugal force deployment; spin deployment; rotation-free; shell elements; TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIKVETENSKAP;

    Abstract : Future solar sail and solar power satellite missions require deployment of large and lightweight flexible structures in space. One option is to spin the assembly and use the centrifugal force for deployment, stiffening and stabilization. READ MORE