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    • Analytical modeling of ASTM lap shear adhesive specimens. FInal report 

      Yang, Chihdar Charles; Tomblin, John S.; Guan, Zhidong (National Technical Information Service (NTIS), 2003-02)
      An analytical model was developed to predict the stress distribution within the specimen specified in ASTM D 3165 Strength Properties of Adhesives in Shear by Tension Loading of Single-Lap-Joint Laminated Assemblies. In ...
    • Guitar -2- Tab 

      Fitzgerald, Robert; Newell, Josh; King, Tim; Abdullah, Khayr (2011-12-12)
      A device using sensors and calculations to record tablature from a guitar straight to a text file in human readable format.
    • Investigation of adhesive behavior in aircraft applications 

      Yang, Chihdar Charles; Tomblin, John S. (National Technical Information Service (NTIS), 2001-09)
      There are two parts included in this report. The first part evaluates the most commonly used test method for adhesive properties, ADTM D 5656 Standard Test Method for Thick-Adherend Metal Lap-Shear Joints for Determination ...
    • Investigation of thick bondline adhesive joints. FInal report 

      Tomblin, John S.; Yang, Chihdar Charles; Harter, P. (National Technical Information Service (NTIS), 2001-06)
      In recent years, the use of polymer matrix composite materials as primary structural components has risen, especially in the general aviation (GA) industry. The use of composites not only results in weight savings, but ...
    • Laser Guided Evacuation System 

      Sharpe, Harlan; Crawford, Donald; Abdelhaq, Mohammad; Upadhayay, Pawan (2011-12-08)
      The intent of this project is to provide an improved evacuation system for buildings, homes, and other structures under the events of an emergency. The system will incorporate a traveling laser light shown upon the wall, ...
    • RED: Roadside Emergency Device 

      De Leon, Ismael; Nguyen, Roy; Nguyen, Teresa Hoang (2011-12-13)
    • Smoke Spy 

      Bhattarai, Pratibha; Oloo, Isaac; Johnson, Joshua (2011-12-09)
    • Stray Pooch 

      Clark, Allen; Hosch, Richard; Dinh, Kieu; Haroon, Bilal (2011-12-06)
      They say dog is man’s best friend; for the elderly this is exceptionally true. Finding a way to allow those who have pets but are unable to interact with them do to limited mobility is the whole goal of the Stray Pooch ...
    • TAJA Racing 

      Nguyen, Thuan; Whitaker, A.J.; Christman, Joe; Esparza, Alex (2011-12-14)
      Cycling devices have evolved from the simple device that records speed to the complex devices out on the market. Today’s advancement in technology brings us the XiSport Cycling Training Device. The XiSport lets you do ...
    • TiiCH : Interactive Whiteboard System 

      Amaranayake, Ashan; Nguyen, Kevin; Khadka, Jitendra; Dalpathado, Mahesh (2011-12-15)
      This TIICH system is designed to eliminate the use of chalkboards and whiteboards. Letting teachers fully enter the electronic world but at a minimal cost. We wanted to let teachers teach their class, write their notes, ...
    • WER-10: Feasibility study of aileron and spoiler control systems for large horizontal axis wind turbines 

      Wentz, W.H.; Snyder, Melvin H.; Calhoun, J.T. (Wichita State University. Center for Energy Studies, 1979-11)
      Studies have been conducted to determine the feasibility of using aileron or spoi ler controls as alternates to pitch control for large horizontal axis wind turbines. The NASA MDO-O machine was used as the basis for this ...
    • WER-12: Wind Users Manual 

      Snyder, Melvin H. (Wichita State University. Center for Energy Studies, 1981-01)
      Computer code WIND is a program designed to calculate the performance of a wind-axis wind turbine. This guide is intended to assist users in effectively utilizing the program.
    • WER-13: Characteristics of wakes downstream of circular cylinders and 12-sided cylinders, as determined by Wind Tunnel tests 

      Snyder, Melvin H.; Wentz, W.H. (Wichita State University. Center for Energy Studies, 1981-01)
      To obtain models of the near-field wakes behind cylinders of the types used as support structures for wind turbines, wind tunnel tests were conducted in the Walter Beech Memorial Wind Tunnel of Wichita State University. ...
    • WER-13A: Appendix to Wind Energy Report 13. Wind Energy Report No. 13 Characteristics of Wakes Downstream of Circular Cylinders and 12-Sided Cylinders 

      Snyder, Melvin H.; Wentz, W.H. (Wichita State University. Wind Energy Laboratory, 1981-01)
      To obtain models of the near-field wakes behind cylinders of the types used as support structures for wind turbines, wind tunnel tests were conducted in the Walter Beech Memorial Wind Tunnel of Wichita State University. The ...
    • WER-14: The use of wind power for oil production in Kansas 

      Fulton, Jay A.; Thomann, Gary C. (Wichita State University. Wind Energy Laboratory. Center for Energy Studies, 1982-02)
      Five topics concerning the use of wind power by the Kansas crude oil production industry are explored: ( l ) the Kansas wind resource; (2) methods of oil production; (3) energy requirements of the oil industry; (4) ...
    • WER-15: Wind-II Users Manual 

      Snyder, Melvin H.; Staples, David L. (Wichita State University. Center for Energy Studies, 1982-07)
      Computer code WIND-II is a program designed to calculate the performance of a wind-axis wind turbine. This guide is intended to assist users in effectively utilizing the program.
    • WER-16: Two-dimensional tests of four airfoils at angles of attack from 0 to 360 Degrees 

      Snyder, Melvin H.; Wentz, W.H.; Ahmed, Anwar (Wichita State University. Center for Energy Studies., 1984-02)
      Four airfoils; NACA 23030, 23024, 23018, and 64 3 -618; have been tested in the two-dimensional wind tunnel at Wichita State University at angles of attack from zero to 360 degrees. The 23024 airfoil was equipped with ...
    • WER-17: Optimal design techniques for horizontal-axis wind turbines 

      Wentz, W.H.; Stewart, H.J.; Staples, David L. (Wichita State University. Center for Energy Studies, 1984-02)
      This report is arranged in three parts. Part I is a study by H.J. Stewart of the design exercise based upon his -dual-optimumn techniques. Part II presents two WSU ROTOR design programs (single-optimum, with and without ...
    • WER-18: Further investigations of near-field wakes of circular and 12-sided cylinders and effects of shrouds and strakes 

      Snyder, Melvin H. (Wichita State University. Center for Energy Studies, 1983-02)
      Near-field physical characteristics of wakes downstream of cylinders were determined in a wind tunnel . Cylinders included a 12 - sided cylinder , a plane circular cylinder, circular cylinders surrounded by shrouds of ...
    • WER-1: Two dimensional tests of GA(W)-1 and GA(W)-2 airfoils at angles- of-attack from 0 to 360 degrees 

      Satran, Dale R.; Snyder, Melvin H. (Wichita State University.Wind Energy Laboratory, 1977-01)
      Tests of the GA(W) - l and GA(W)-2 airfoils were conducted in the 2- D test section of the Wichita State University 7' x 10' low speed wind tunnel to determine the lift , drag, and pitching moment coefficients of the ...