Accession Number:

AD0687142

Title:

STRESS AND DEFORMATION ANALYSIS OF FLEXIBLE BALLOONS.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Feb 67-Aug 68,

Corporate Author:

NEW YORK UNIV N Y DEPT OF AERONAUTICS AND ASTRONAUTICS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

21.0

Abstract:

The report describes the continuation of a research program which involves 1 the determination of the strength of plastic films at -70 degrees F, 2 the determination of the strength of plastic films at temperatures encountered at launch 75 degrees F to 110 degrees F, 3 an experimental and analytical study of the response of balloons made of highly flexible films, 4 a study of the relevance of tests which relate to the strength of balloons. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Aircraft
  • Meteorology
  • Elastomers and Rubber

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE