Accession Number : AD0619910

Title :   A DEFORMATION BOUNDING THEOREM FOR FLOW LAW PLASTICITY,

Corporate Author : ILLINOIS INST OF TECH CHICAGO DEPT OF MECHANICS

Personal Author(s) : Hodge,Philip G. ,Jr.

Report Date : JUL 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : It is shown that the elastic principle of minimum complementary energy can be generalized to provide a bounding theorem for an elastic/perfectly-plastic material. For certain special classes of problems the bounding principle becomes a true minimum principle. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*BOUNDARY VALUE PROBLEMS, PLASTIC PROPERTIES), (*PLASTIC PROPERTIES, BOUNDARY VALUE PROBLEMS), THEORY, ELASTIC PROPERTIES, MATERIALS, ENERGY, STRESSES, MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE