Accession Number:

AD1053427

Title:

Benchmarking the Technology and Application of Lightweighting

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report,18 Jun 2008,17 Jun 2013

Corporate Author:

National Academy of Sciences Washington United States

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2015-02-13

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

The Committee on Benchmarking the Technology and Application of Lightweighting CBTAL was appointed on June 2010 and held its first meeting in July 2010. The committee held its second and third meetings on September 20-21, 2010 and October 28-29, 2010, respectively. Its fourth and final meeting was held at the NRCs Beckman Center in Irvine CA on January 17-19, 2011. The report was released as a prepublication draft on December 12, 2011. The final book version of the report was released in 2012and is available at httpwww.nap.educatalog13277application-of-lightweighting-technology-to military-vehicles-vessels-and-aircraft. Additional copies of the book are available to sponsors on request of the National Materials and Manufacturing Board NMMB.

Subject Categories:

  • Structural Engineering and Building Technology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE