Article - 4 May 2018
Evonik Industries offer a full line of ROHACELL® foam products which, due to their impressive mechanical strength, wide temperature range, and excellent temperature resistance, can provide core...
Article - 9 May 2006
Biologically inspired concepts are rapidly expanding the range of aircraft technology. MORFS combines reinforcements and a soft matrix continuum into a unique composite where structural coupling can...
Article - 26 Jul 2005
BAE Systems have built one of the most advanced aircarft structures. The 4.5m carbon fibre fuselage section has been made in a single piece eliminating the need for fasteners. Fibre placement was the...
Article - 10 Sep 2009
This article showcases AMAMCO Tool’s expertise in the field of solid carbide tool making and supply to the aircraft industry, through the illustration of its involvement in the early-stage Boeing 787...
Article - 19 Apr 2005
Aluminium alloy 5251 is a medium strength alloy with good ductility and good formability. Alloy 5251 work hardenings rapidly and is readily weldable. It also has high corrosion resistance in marine...
Article - 28 Feb 2001
Smart materials are able to respond to changes in their surroundings. They have potential applications in aerospace and civil engineering. Work continues on refining these materials down to the...
Article - 4 Sep 2019
This article discusses laser vibrometry for damage detection in aircraft using lamb waves.
Article - 22 Dec 2020
Testing of materials and composites is of the utmost importance in the aviation industry. Turbines in particular benefits from vibration testing via laser doppler vibrometry. This article discusses...
Article - 24 Feb 2014
Blake Juhl, Director of Sales and Marketing at Evonik, gives an overview of the properties and applications of ROHACELL rigid foam and an introduction to the new ROHACELL HERO product in terms of foam...
Article - 9 Jun 2015
A wide range of materials may be used in the design of the aircraft to make use of properties such as strength, elasticity, specific weight and corrosion resistance.