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IASS-SLTE Symposium 2014: Shells, Membranes and Spatial Structures: Footprints


IASS Symposium 2014

SESSION: General 7: Sustainable Design

Fantastic honeycomb structure

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  • Proceedings Name: IASS-SLTE Symposium 2014: Shells, Membranes and Spatial Structures: Footprints
  • ISSN: (Electronic Version) 2518-6582
  • Session: General 7: Sustainable Design
  • Title: Fantastic honeycomb structure
  • Author(s): Kunio WATANABE
  • Keywords: PC honeycomb, Steel frame fractal honeycomb, Wooden honeycomb, Deployment of testing and application
Abstract
Triangle or quadrangle is usually used constitute the structure. However, for the horizontal force, rigidity of quadrangle is not enough, triangle is too much, and the intermediate structure is hexagon. As the hexagon is similar to the natural honeycomb, this is called honeycomb structure.

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