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Accession Number N14-0004226
Title Finite Element Model of the THOR-K Dummy for Aerospace and Aircraft Impact Simulations.
Publication Date Dec 2013
Media Count 36p
Personal Author C. D. Untaroiu J. Pellettiere J. Putnam J. T. Somers
Abstract Partial Contents: (1) Update and Improve the THOR Finite Element (FE) model to specifications of the latest mod kit (THOR-K); (2) Evaluate the kinematic and kinetic response of the FE model in frontal, spinal, and lateral impact loading conditions.
Keywords Aircraft safety
Biological models(Mathematics)
Body kinematics
Computerized simulation
Cross correlation
Finite element method
Impact tests
Load tests
Mathematical models
Musculoskeletal system

Source Agency National Aeronautics and Space Administration
NTIS Subject Category 95E - Life Support Systems
51C - Aircraft
Corporate Author National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Houston, TX. Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1421
Contract Number N/A

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