DARcorporation has released Analysis and Design of Flight Vehicle Structures by E.F. Bruhn. The 1973 edition provides two changes from the 1965 edition: Chapter A23 has been revised and expanded by Dr. Joseph A. Wolf who was helped by Dr. A.F. Schmitt, the original author of the chapter. Also, chapter C13, fatigue, has been replaced with a new chapter written by C.R. Smith, an authority in the field of fatigue of materials and structures. For more info, go to www.darcorp.com.
Festo's BionicKangaroo combines pneumatic and electrical drive technology, plus very precise controls and condition monitoring. Like a real kangaroo, the BionicKangaroo robot harvests the kinetic energy of each takeoff and immediately uses it to power the next jump.
Design News and Digi-Key presents: Creating & Testing Your First RTOS Application Using MQX, a crash course that will look at defining a project, selecting a target processor, blocking code, defining tasks, completing code, and debugging.
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