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The Paton Welding Journal 2011 #12
The Paton Welding Journal, 2011, #12, 25-33 pages  



E.O. Paton Electric Welding Institute, NASU, Kiev, Ukraine
The paper deals with the main classes of transformable structures, which are shells of soft and rigid type. The main problems are outlined, which greatly reduce the range of application of such structures in modern engineering. Technical solutions, allowing optimization of functional properties of transformable shell structures, are suggested.
Keywords: transformable structures, load-carrying shells, transformable shells
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Published:               28.12.11
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