What is it about?

The study describes a research project that involves creating a quadcopter with a unique DNA-shaped design using additive manufacturing and then simulating and analyzing its mechanical properties and aerodynamic performance through computational fluid dynamics (CFD) simulations.

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Why is it important?

Quadcopters have become increasingly popular in recent years for various applications, from aerial photography to search and rescue missions. Improving their performance through innovative design and manufacturing techniques can enhance their capabilities and expand their potential applications.


I hope this article encourages exploring innovative design and manufacturing techniques to create new types of aircraft that can perform better and more efficiently than conventional quadcopters.

Burak Ergunes
Mus Alparslan Universitesi

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This page is a summary of: Novel Mechanical Design, Simulation, and CFD Analysis of a DNA-Shaped Quadcopter Fabricated through Additive Manufacturing, Journal of Testing and Evaluation, April 2023, ASTM International,
DOI: 10.1520/jte20220605.
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