Skip to main content alibris logo

NASA: Engineering Design Challenges: Spacecraft Structures Educator Guide

by

Write The First Customer Review
NASA: Engineering Design Challenges: Spacecraft Structures Educator Guide - National Aeronautics and Space Administr (Creator)
Filter Results
Shipping
Item Condition
Seller Rating
Other Options
Change Currency

The structural elements that hold together an aerospace vehicle must be strong and as lightweight as possible to minimize the fuel needed to reach orbit. NASA engineers continually strive to develop new materials and methods of structural design. In this challenge, students will undertake the problem of designing a strong but lightweight thrust structure that can withstand the launch of a bottle rocket by means of a wooden lever. By using simple materials such as craft sticks, cardboard, and a hot-melt glue, students strive ...

loading
NASA: Engineering Design Challenges: Spacecraft Structures Educator Guide 2012, Bibliogov

ISBN-13: 9781288297245

Trade paperback