Accession Number : AD0697690

Title :   STUDY OF THE APPLICATIONS OF FIBROUS COMPOSITES TO DEEP SUBMERGENCE SHELL STRUCTURES,

Corporate Author : GENERAL ELECTRIC CO PHILADELPHIA PA SPACE DIV

Personal Author(s) : Snyder,R. W. ; Dow,N. F. ; Rosen,B. W.

Report Date : AUG 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 79

Abstract : Small deflection buckling theory is applied to the efficiency study of laminated cylindrical shells subjected to external pressure. Limitations of a theory which neglects material coupling terms is determined. Guidelines are established for the efficient design of cylindrical shells. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SHELLS(STRUCTURAL FORMS), DEEP SUBMERGENCE), (*COMPOSITE MATERIALS, SHELLS(STRUCTURAL FORMS)), STIFFENED CYLINDERS, LAMINATES, STRUCTURAL PROPERTIES, EPOXY RESINS, GLASS TEXTILES, SANDWICH CONSTRUCTION, BUCKLING, STRESSES

Subject Categories : Laminates and Composite Materials
      Submarine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE