Fabrication and Properties of Stainless Steel Sandwich Structures

The aim of this report is to review types of sandwich structures, manufacturing technology and applications of sandwich structures as presented in literature. Structural design engineer in all sectors of the transport vehicle industry is faced with the challenge to strive lighter and more efficient structures. A proven and well-established solution is the use of composite materials and sandwich structures. Aluminum honeycomb and sandwich structures are well known in large transportation systems such as aircrafts, ships and railway vehicles. The use of sandwich panels made of steel in heavily loaded structures has been quite unknown.

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Web
  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 60p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01105619
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: NTL, TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 25 2008 3:07PM