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Breuer, J. (author), Ockels, W. (author), Luchsinger, R.H. (author)
The paper describes the new concept Tensairity which can be used to significantly improve the load bearing capacity of inflatable wings. The basic principle of Tensairity is to use an inflatable structure to stabilize conventional compression and tension elements. So far, Tensairity has been mainly used in civil engineering application like roof...
journal article 2007