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NASA MFC Piezocomposites: A Development History
  • W. Keats Wilkie
  • NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
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Downscaling of Finger Electrodes in 3-3 Fiber Composite Transducers
  • Andreas Schönecker, Wieland Beckert
  • Fraunhofer IKTS
  • Jan Kunzmann
  • Smart Material Corp.
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Macro Fiber Composite as low cost
strain and vibration sensor
  • Jan Kunzmann, Thomas Daue
  • Smart Material Corp.
  • G. Naumann
  • University of Applied Sciences, Germany
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20 years of Advanced Low Profile Actuators, where are all the applications?
  • Thomas P. Daue
  • Smart Material Corp.
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Correcting Thermal Deformations in a Meter-Scale Reflector System using Piezocomposite Actuators

  • S Case Bradford, Catherine M. Ohara, Gregory S. Agnes, W. Keats Wilkie
  • Jet Propulsion Lab
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Nonlinear Tensile and Shear Behavior of Macro Fiber Composite Actuator

  • R. Brett Williams, Marc R. Schultz, Michael W. Hyer, Daniel J. Inman and W. Keats Wilkie
  • Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia
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A Morphing Concept Based on Unsymmetric Composite Laminates and Piezoceramic MFC Actuators

  • Marc R. Schultz
  • NASA Langley Research Center, Hampton, VA, 23681-2199
  • Michael W. Hyer
  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA, 24061
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NEXT GENERATION ACTIVE BUFFET SUPPRESSION SYSTEM

  • Robert W. Moses et al
  • NASA Langley Research Center, Virginia
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DESCRIPTION OF NEW INFLATABLE/RIGIDIZABLE HEXAPOD STRUCTURE TESTBED FOR SHAPE AND VIBRATION CONTROL

  • O. Adetona , L.H. Keel
  • Tennessee State University
  • L.G. Horta
  • Structural Dynamic Branch, NASA Langley Research Center
  • D.P. Cadogan, G.H. Sapna, S.E. Scarborough
  • ILC Dover, Inc
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F-16 Ventral Fin Buffet Alleviation Using Piezoelectric Actuators

  • Joseph S. Browning, Richard G. Cobb, Robert A. Canfield and Sean K. Miller
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Experimental Measurement of a Blade Section with a Continuous Trailing-Edge Flap

  • Robert P. Thornburgh, Andrew R. Kreshock, Matthew L. Wilbur
  • U.S. Army Research Laboratory, Vehicle Technology, Hampton, Virginia
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Continuous Trailing-Edge Flaps for Primary Flight Control of a Helicopter Main Rotor

  • Robert P. Thornburgh, Andrew R. Kreshock, Matthew L. Wilbur
  • U.S. Army Research Laboratory, Vehicle Technology, Hampton, Virginia
  • Martin K. Sekula
  • NASA LaRC, Hampton, Virginia
  • Jinwei Shen
  • National Institute of Aerospace
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On the active deformations of hybrid specimens

  • Mario Rosario Chiarelli, Vincenzo Binante, Stefano Botturi and Andrea Massai
  • Department of Civil and Industrial Engineering, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
  • Jan Kunzmann
  • Smart Material GmbH, Dresden, Germany
  • Angelo Colbertaldo
  • iChrome Ltd, Bristol, UK
  • Diego Giuseppe Romano
  • Piaggio Aero Industries SpA, Capua, Italyy
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MINIATURE PIEZO COMPOSITE BIMORPH ACTUATOR FOR ELEVATED TEMPERATURE OPERATION

  • Charles W. Seeley, Eladio Delgado, Dirk Bellamay
  • General Electric
  • Jan Kunzmann
  • Smart Material GmbH
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Nonlinear Tensile and Shear Behavior of Macro Fiber Composite Actuators

  • R. Brett Williams, Marc R. Schultz, Michael W. Hyer, Daniel J. Inman
  • Virginiatech
  • W. Keats Wilkie
  • NASA Langley Research Center, Hampton, VA 23681, USA
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RECENT DEVELOPMENTS IN NASA PIEZOCOMPOSITE ACTUATOR TECHNOLOGY

  • W. Wilkie
  • U.S. Army Research Laboratory, Hampton, VA, USA
  • D. Inman
  • Virginia Polytechnic and State University, Blacksburg, Virginia, USA
  • J. High, R. Williams
  • NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California, USA
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Reliability Investigation of piezoelectric Macro Fibre Composite (MFC) Actuators

  • J. Nuffer
  • Fraunhofer LBF, Germany
  • A. Schönecker, B. Brückner
  • Fraunhofer IKTS, Germany
  • D. Kohlrautz
  • ERAS GmbH, Germany
  • P. Michelis
  • IMMG, Greece
  • O. Adarraga
  • Inasmet Tecnalia, Spain
  • K. Wolf
  • TU Darmstadt, Germany
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Reliability Testing of NASA Piezocomposite Actuators

  • W. Wilkie, J. High, J. Bockman
  • U.S. Army Research Laboratory and NASA Langley Research Center, Hampton, Virginia, USA
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Rigidizable Inflatable Get-Away-Special Experiment(RIGEX) Space Flight Data Analysis

  • Brett J. Cooper, Jonathan T. Black, Eric D. Swenson and Richard G. Cobb
  • Air Force Institute of Technology, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio, 45433
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TEMPERATURE –DEPENDENT COEFFICIENTS OF THERMAL EXPANSION FOR MACRO FIBER COMPOSITE ACTUATORS

  • R. Brett Williams and W. Keats Wilkie
  • Structural Dynamics Branch, NASA Langley Research Center
  • Daniel J. Inman
  • Department of Mechanical Engineering, CIMSS, Virginia Tech
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