Accession Number : ADA554985


Title :   MIDWEST STRUCTURAL SCIENCES CENTER 2011 ANNUAL REPORT


Descriptive Note : Interim rept. 1 Oct 2010-30 Sep 2011


Corporate Author : ILLINOIS UNIV AT URBANA-CHAMPAIGN MIDWEST STRUCTURAL SCIENCES CENTER


Personal Author(s) : Dick, William A


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a554985.pdf


Report Date : Oct 2011


Pagination or Media Count : 35


Abstract : The Midwest Structural Sciences Center is a collaboration between the Structural Sciences Center, Air Vehicles Directorate of the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL/RBSM SSC), and a team of faculty, graduate students, and professional staff researchers of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UI), Wright State University, University of Cincinnati, and the University of Texas at San Antonio. The team works closely to simulate, model and test structures and materials for use in future air-and space-vehicles in a risk quantified design process.


Descriptors :   *AIR FORCE FACILITIES , *AIR FORCE RESEARCH , *AIRCRAFT , *SPACECRAFT , *STRUCTURAL PROPERTIES , LABORATORIES , MATERIALS , MODELS , PREDICTIONS , RELIABILITY , RISK , RISK ANALYSIS , SIMULATION , SPACE MISSIONS , STUDENTS , TEAMS(PERSONNEL) , TECHNOLOGY FORECASTING , TEST AND EVALUATION , UNIVERSITIES , VALIDATION


Subject Categories : Aircraft
      Administration and Management
      Military Forces and Organizations
      Astronautics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE