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Investigation of Duralumin Channel Section Strut Under Compression


Parr, Warren Sherman and Beakley, Wallace Morris (1935) Investigation of Duralumin Channel Section Strut Under Compression. Master's thesis, California Institute of Technology. doi:10.7907/9VQN-K047.


This investigation has clearly established the fact that, for sections built up of straight line elements, theoretical calculations can be made with a degree of accuracy sufficient for practical application and will be on the conservative side.

Item Type:Thesis (Master's thesis)
Subject Keywords:Aeronautical Engineering
Degree Grantor:California Institute of Technology
Division:Engineering and Applied Science
Major Option:Aeronautics
Thesis Availability:Public (worldwide access)
Research Advisor(s):
  • von Kármán, Theodore (advisor)
  • Sechler, Ernest Edwin (advisor)
Thesis Committee:
  • Unknown, Unknown
Defense Date:1 January 1935
Record Number:CaltechETD:etd-12222005-115855
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Default Usage Policy:No commercial reproduction, distribution, display or performance rights in this work are provided.
ID Code:5122
Deposited By: Imported from ETD-db
Deposited On:22 Dec 2005
Last Modified:03 Oct 2019 23:41

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