Definition of aeroelasticity in English:


Line breaks: aero|elas¦ti¦city
Pronunciation: /ɛːrəʊɪlasˈtɪsɪti


[mass noun]
  • The science of the interaction between aerodynamic forces and non-rigid structures.
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    • We have demonstrated a number of flight conditions, where we have actually taken advantage of the aeroelasticity of the wing.
    • The primary areas considered are structural dynamics, static aeroelasticity, and dynamic aeroelasticity.
    • This is highly recommended for anyone who deals with aeroelasticity and flutter flight testing.



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  • The aeroelastic stability of the wing and tilting nacelles will also be evaluated using this aircraft.
  • Analysis of aeroelastic deformation, divergence, flutter and control surface efficiency is emphasized.
  • The effectiveness of aeroelastic tailoring is demonstrated through the optimization results.

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