Accession Number : AD0615945

Title :   A NOTE ON SANDWICH SHELL THEORY,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Fan,T. C.

Report Date : 14 APR 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 20

Abstract : The paper describes the probable development of classical theories employed in the stability analysis of sandwich shells. The validity of existing theories is scrutinized. New evidence collected in recent structural tests is used to propose some improvements in current sandwich shell theory. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SANDWICH CONSTRUCTION, STRUCTURAL PROPERTIES), (*SHELLS(STRUCTURAL FORMS), STRUCTURAL PROPERTIES), THEORY, DEFORMATION, SHEAR STRESSES, DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS, STRAIN(MECHANICS), STABILITY

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE