Accession Number : AD0680901

Title :   THE GENERAL SOLUTION OF A WEDGE ON AN ELASTIC FOUNDATION.

Descriptive Note : Research rept.,

Corporate Author : COLD REGIONS RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING LAB HANOVER N H

Personal Author(s) : Nevel,Donald E.

Report Date : NOV 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 21

Abstract : The differential equation, the fourth derivative of y with respect to x + 2/x x the third derivative of y with respect to x + y = 0 describes the deflection of a wedge on an elastic foundation. The equation is solved by means of contour integration.

Descriptors :   (*SOIL MECHANICS, *WEDGES), (*NONLINEAR DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS, NUMERICAL INTEGRATION), FOUNDATIONS(STRUCTURES), SERIES(MATHEMATICS), COMPLEX VARIABLES, OPERATORS(MATHEMATICS)

Subject Categories : Soil Mechanics
      Numerical Mathematics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE