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Math. Comput. Appl. 2010, 15(5), 967-969; doi:10.3390/mca15050967

Soft Compressible Porous Mat For "Flying" Vehicles

1,2 and 2,3,*
1
College of Textiles, Donghua University, Shanghai, China
2
National Engineering Laboratory of Modern Silk, Soochow University, No. 1, Shizi Street, Suzhou 215006, China
3
State Key Laboratory of Explosion Science and Technology, Beijing Institute of Technology, Beijing 100081, China
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Received: 31 December 2010 / Accepted: 31 December 2010 / Published: 31 December 2010
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Abstract

This paper explores the performance of a flying vehicle on a soft porous blanket at a high speed. The flying vehicle employs the basic principle of lubrication theory. An airplane can fly in air, because air is strong enough to support the airplane. The flying vehicle can also fly on the soft porous blanket if the moving body pushes air in the soft compressible porous mat. A model is established.
Keywords: Model; Porous blanket; High speed road Model; Porous blanket; High speed road
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Liu, Y.-S.; He, J.-H. Soft Compressible Porous Mat For "Flying" Vehicles. Math. Comput. Appl. 2010, 15, 967-969.

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