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  • Aerodynamic Properties of the Inboard Wing Concept 

    Orr, Matthew William (Virginia Tech, 2003-12-19)
    This investigation examines a new concept in airliner configurations from an experimental aerodynamics point of view. The concept proposes mounting the fuselages at the tips of a low aspect ratio wing. The motivation for ...
  • Aerodynamic Properties of the Inboard Wing Concept 

    Orr, Matthew William (Virginia Tech, 2000-09-19)
    This investigation examines a new concept in airliner configurations from an experimental aerodynamics point of view. The concept proposes mounting the fuselages at the tips of a low aspect ratio wing. The motivation for ...
  • A Self-Sustaining, Boundary-Layer-Adapted System for Terrain Exploration and Environmental Sampling 

    Morrow, Michael Thomas (Virginia Tech, 2005-06-10)
    This thesis describes the preliminary design of a system for remote terrain exploration and environmental sampling on worlds with dense atmospheres. The motivation for the system is to provide a platform for long-term ...