Lighter and Stiffer Materials for Use in Space Vehicles

  1. Hasso Weiland,
  2. Anthony D. Rollett and
  3. William A. Cassada
  1. R. J. Rioja1,
  2. D. K. Denzer1,
  3. D. Mooy2 and
  4. G. Venema2

Published Online: 4 SEP 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118495292.ch87

ICAA13: 13th International Conference on Aluminum Alloys

ICAA13: 13th International Conference on Aluminum Alloys

How to Cite

Rioja, R. J., Denzer, D. K., Mooy, D. and Venema, G. (2012) Lighter and Stiffer Materials for Use in Space Vehicles, in ICAA13: 13th International Conference on Aluminum Alloys (eds H. Weiland, A. D. Rollett and W. A. Cassada), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118495292.ch87

Author Information

  1. 1

    Alcoa Technical Center, 100 technical Dr. Alcoa Center PA. 15069-0001, USA

  2. 2

    Alcoa Davenport Works, 4879 State Street, Bettendorf, IA 52722. USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 SEP 2012
  2. Published Print: 5 JUN 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118458044

Online ISBN: 9781118495292

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Keywords:

  • Al-alloys;
  • Al-Li;
  • Space;
  • Aerospace;
  • Toughness;
  • Weight Savings

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Materials for construction of Cryo-Tanks

  • Corollary