hemispherical dome

hemispherical dome

A dome with a constant radius of curvature that comes vertically from its springing line; the horizontal component of the thrust is absorbed by a continuous ring or chain at the base of the dome.
See also: Dome
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This is a stone canopy with a hemispherical dome that is supported by four pillars.
Tenders are invited for Supply And Installation Of 40 Feet Diameter Hemispherical Dome
Jiang's team then shaped arrays of the light-collecting structures across the surface of a uniform hemispherical dome.
Felinto, "Blender and immersive gaming in a hemispherical dome," GSTF International Journal on Computing, vol.
With the help of a unique field pod, a specially designed hemispherical dome, Joel brings audiences into the field as he observes and tracks each predator, carries out tests and experiments, and uses his own military training to gain insight into how they track, hunt and kill.
In the history of gigantic Stupa constructions, forthcoming week would make a great leap forward by depositing those relics in the hemispherical dome of the Sandahiru Stupa admits Maha Sanga.
More specifically, it is characteristic that the upper openings on the peripheral domes of the hot chambers are elevated in relation to the hemispherical dome.
Constructed on Hadrian's orders and completed in AD128, the Pantheon's hemispherical dome is punctured by a 30ft-wide circular hole known as the 'oculus'.
The hemispherical dome is eight metres high and contains 640 low-carbon, 18 watt luminaires in the geodesic framework which can be selectively dimmed to create different skies: overcast, clear or mixed.
Hosted at Los Angeles Center Studios and organized by ImTech, a new Los Angeles-based non-profit think tank, Immersive Tech will feature a full complement of industry speakers, panel discussions, interactive exhibits and product demonstrations, theater presentations in a 50-foot hemispherical dome, networking events and insider access to new technologies.
It may be observed that as the ratio of knuckle-to-cylinder radius increases, the geometry of the crown tends to behave as that of hemispherical dome.
The hemispherical dome could be easily removed after pressure was released and the blank holder was lifted away [29, 31].