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Industrial and Commercial Applications of Smart Structures Technologies 2007
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Volume Number: 6527
Date Published: 4 April 2007

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Front Matter: Volume 6527
Author(s): Proceedings of SPIE
SPIE Smart Structures Product Implementation Award: a review of the first ten years
Author(s): Eric H. Anderson; Janet M. Sater
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Optical payload isolation using the Miniature Vibration Isolation System (MVIS-II)
Author(s): M. Brett McMickell; Thom Kreider; Eric Hansen; Torey Davis; Mario Gonzalez
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Active flatness control of membrane structures using adaptive genetic algorithm
Author(s): Xiaoyun Wang; Wanping Zheng; Yan-Ru Hu
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Isolation, pointing, and suppression (IPS) system for high-performance spacecraft
Author(s): Tim Hindle; Torey Davis; Jim Fischer
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A thermo-hydraulic wax actuation system for high force and large displacement applications
Author(s): Craig S. Long; Philip W. Loveday
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Reflexive aerostructures: increased vehicle survivability
Author(s): Thomas W. Margraf; Chris D. Hemmelgarn; Thomas J. Barnell; Mark A. Franklin
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Design of a robust SHM system for composite structures
Author(s): Shawn Beard; Ching-Chao Liu; Fu-Kuo Chang
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Detection of crack initiation and propagation in ceramic composites using piezoelectric acoustic sensors
Author(s): Anindya Ghoshal; Heung Soo Kim
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Impact monitoring of the aircraft composite structure using FBG sensor/PZT actuator hybrid sensor system
Author(s): Noritsugu Nakamura; Toshimichi Ogisu; Hiroshi Yoneda; Yoji Okabe; Nobuo Takeda; Tateo Sakurai
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Structural health monitoring potential determination based on maintenance process analysis
Author(s): C. Boller; H. Kapoor; W. T. Goh
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Smart structures technologies for parallel kinematics in handling and assembly
Author(s): Ralf Keimer; Stephan Algermissen; Nenad Pavlovic; Christoph Budde
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Ultralight dust wiper mechanism for operation in Mars
Author(s): D. Fernandez; R. Cabas; L. Moreno
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Amplification in micropositioning devices using hydraulic boosters
Author(s): Sina Valadkhan; Amir Khajepour; Kirsten Morris
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Piezoelectric control of a machine tool with parallel kinematics
Author(s): Christian Rudolf; Jörg Wauer; Christian Munzinger; Martin Weis
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Kinetic ceramics piezoelectric hydraulic pumps
Author(s): Conal O'Neill; John Burchfield
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Downhole fiber optic real-time casing monitor
Author(s): Brooks A. Childers; Frederick H. K. Rambow; Dennis E. Dria; Michelle Y. Shuck; Daniel S Homa; Stephen H. Poland
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Approaching morphing wing concepts on the basis of micro aerial vehicles
Author(s): C. Boller; C.-M. Kuo; N. Qin
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Testing of self-repairing composite airplane components by use of CAI and the release of the repair chemicals from carefully inserted small tubes
Author(s): Carolyn Dry
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Development of PACS Digital Pump and implications for other industries
Author(s): M. Banister; S. Vohnout; D. Kenman
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A magnetorheological fluid-based controllable active knee brace
Author(s): Farzad Ahmadkhanlou; Jamaal L. Zite; Gregory N. Washington
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Water cooling system using a piezoelectrically actuated flow pump for a medical headlight system
Author(s): Rogério F. Pires; Sandro L. Vatanabe; Amaury R. de Oliveira; Paulo H. Nakasone; Emílio C.N. Silva
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Bio-inspired flapping actuators based on ferromagnetic shape memory alloy composite and hybrid mechanism
Author(s): Yuanchang Liang; D.-T. Chung; Minoru Taya
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Smart structural components by integration of sensor/actuator modules in die castings
Author(s): Volker Bräutigam; Carolin Körner; Robert F. Singer; Manfred Kaltenbacher; Martin Meiler; Reinhard Lerch
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Stress analysis of multilayer piezoelectric actuators for diesel fuel injection subjected to square pulse voltage excitation
Author(s): Yury Kalish; Naeim A. Henein
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General Motors and the University of Michigan smart materials and structures collaborative research laboratory
Author(s): Diann Brei; Jonathan Luntz; John Shaw; Nancy L. Johnson; Alan L. Browne; Paul W. Alexander; Nilesh D. Mankame
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Feasibility study of the dual-chamber SMART (SMA ReseTtable) lift device
Author(s): Jonathan E. Luntz; Diann Brei; Joe Ypma; Jonathan R. Young; Joshua Radice; Nancy L. Johnson; Alan L. Browne; Kenneth A. Strom
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Vibration damping with active carbon fiber structures
Author(s): Reimund Neugebauer; Holger Kunze; Mathias Riedel; Hans-Jürgen Roscher
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Novel impact-based peak-energy locking piezoelectric generators for munitions
Author(s): J. Rastegar; R. Murray; C. Pereira; H-L. Nguyen
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Novel piezoelectric-based energy-harvesting power sources for gun-fired munitions
Author(s): J. Rastegar; R. Murray; C. Pereira; H.-L. Nguyen
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Novel vibration-based electrical energy generators for low and variable speed turbo-machinery
Author(s): J. Rastegar; R. Murray
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Shock load mitigation using magnetorheological energy absorber with bifold valves
Author(s): Min Mao; Wei Hu; Norman M. Wereley; Alan L. Browne; John C. Ulicny
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