Impact panel

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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleStudent Report
Physical description22 p.
SubjectImpact Field Study; Acrylic Block; Pressure Sensing Technology; Lxan Housoing
AbstractIn June 2001, a first impact field study was accomplished where loads in the range of 5MN were measured resulting from a bregy bit / ship collision. A second Impact field study is taking place at the moment in which a unique impact panel is being designed. The new pressure sensing technology introduced to the panel allows the determination of accurate loads and pressure distribution. The impact panel contains an effective lighting system allowing a high-speed camera to record all the required data. The impact panel uses the interlocking method in its design, thus having a high stability and the capability to withstand loads in the range of 20 MN.
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AffiliationNRC Institute for Ocean Technology; National Research Council Canada
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NPARC number17210710
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Record created2011-03-22
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