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Fig. 2

From: Computationally efficient design of directionally compliant metamaterials

Fig. 2

Single degree-of-freedom (DOF) screw example. a The available volume is divided into individual cell volumes and the desired screw DOF is specified. b The screw DOF’s freedom space and its complementary constraint space shown with parameters that relate its geometry to the pitch, p, of the screw, c the resulting aperiodic directionally compliant metamaterial (DCM) design consisting of, d nine identical layers each made of, e six unique cell designs

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