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a domain [MATHEMATICAL EXPRESSION NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] of the guaranteed cross-section carrying capacity under all possible design combinations of repeated low-cyclic loadings is created.
This response can be normalized to the sample height and contact area to develop a stress-strain response for a range of similar shapes, provided the shapes have a uniform compressed cross-section.
This group comprises a cross-section of organizations interested in environmental health that includes large organizations represented by well known advocate-researchers as well as organizations that are the creation of passionate advocate-patients affected by dreadful illnesses.
A pressurized gating system with ratios approximately 2:3:1 was chosen in order to maintain a relatively small cross-section of the gates.
The numerical modeling has made clear the important role of cross-section uniformity in the development of strength.
Figure 4 shows a cross-section of a coextrusion die and the shape of the interface at the onset of instability in the die land.
Cross-sections of 14 MeV neutron induced reactions on some isotopes of chromium, zirconium and tin.
The downstream conditions include checking of cross-section and longitudinal profile of stream.
This is accomplished through the propeller cross-section whereby the wicking channels within the fiber and between fibers quickly move sweat to the surface of the garment where it is evaporated.