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Materials and construction of a 20km tall pipe

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A feasibility study into constructing a 20km long pipe, suspended from a balloon, able to deliver particles into the stratosphere. The main focus will be on the construction of the pipe and creep rupture properties of Zylon, a possible material.

This talk is part of the Engineering Department Structures Research Seminars series.

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