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An article comprises a plurality of auxetic structures wherein the auxetic structures are of size greater than about 1 mm. The article also comprises at least one cell boundary that is structurally coupled to the auxetic structures. The cell boundary is configured to resist a deformation of the auxetic structures. An automotive energy absorber comprises a plurality of auxetic structures wherein the auxetic structures are of size greater than about 1 mm.

Title
Energy absorbing articles
Application Number
10/881948
Publication Number
7160621 (B2)
Application Date
June 28, 2004
Publication Date
January 9, 2007
Inventor
Eric Jon Jaarda
Milan
MI, US
Stephen Shuler
Royal Oak
MI, US
Poovanna Kushalappa Theethira
Bangalore
IN
Chinniah Thiagarajan
Bangalore
IN
Tansen Dhananjay Chaudhari
Bangalore
IN
Agent
Fletcher Yoder
Assignee
General Electric Company
NY, US
IPC
B32B 27/36
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