Accession Number:

ADA133348

Title:

Composite Laminate Weight Optimization on the Sharp PC-1500 Pocket Computer.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Jun-Oct 83,

Corporate Author:

UNIVERSAL ENERGY SYSTEMS INC DAYTON OH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1983-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

25.0

Abstract:

An automated composite laminate sizing technique is presented, which optimizes for minimum weight. The technique can be coded for a microcomputer and a listing is given for the Sharp PC-1500. The program is interactive and easy to use. Ply ratios are optimized for point stress under multiple independent loads. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Laminates and Composite Materials
  • Numerical Mathematics
  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE