Composites: prospects for the use in the space and rocket equipment

1Potapov, OM
1Yangel Yuzhnoye State Design Office, Dnipro, Ukraine
Kosm. nauka tehnol. 2015, 21 ;(5):69–74
Publication Language: Russian

The advantages of the polymer composite materials, which application allows mass and functional efficiency of the space and rocket equipment to be increased, are shown. Their engineering elaborated at the SDO “Yuzhnoye” and the main areas of polymer composite applications are considered. 

Keywords: aramid fibers, carbon fibers, composite materials for structural application, design and engineering solutions, mass effectiveness, space-rocket technics, strength properties.

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