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    • Development of high strength material for smart aircraft bolt. 

      Vugampore, Jean-Marie Vianney. (2005)
      Scientists are constantly seeking new and convenient non-destructive damage assessment techniques. In fact, a global market has developed for structural health monitoring products. Many of the currently available techniques ...
    • Development of the smart aircraft bolt. 

      Msibi, L. L. (2002)
      The work contained herein is in pursuance of the Development of the SMART aircraft bolt. Failure of the bolt in the aircraft wing is taken for granted in the project, and the consequent repairs are presently very costly. ...
    • Low velocity impact energy absorption of fibrous metal-matrix composites using smart materials. 

      Gopal, Ajith Karamshiel. (2003)
      In general, the basic concept of an intelligent material is defined as the multifunctional material that has a sensor, a processor and an actuator function in the material that allows it to maintain optimum conditions in ...
    • Smart materials for structural health monitoring. 

      Verijenko, Belinda-Lee. (2003)
      A new philosophy in structural health monitoring was explored, with the view to the creation of a smart mining bolt: one which would bear the normal load of any bolt used in South African gold mining tunnels, but at the ...