Accession Number : AD0702656

Title :   AN EXPERIMENTAL INVESTIGATION OF THE BUCKLING OF TOROIDAL SHELLS,

Corporate Author : LOCKHEED MISSILES AND SPACE CO PALO ALTO CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Almroth,B. O. ; Sobel,L. H. ; Hunter,A. R.

Report Date : 13 JUN 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 2

Abstract : Theoretical results for the buckling of toroidal shells under uniform external pressure are presented by Sobel and Flugge. These results are in very good agreement with the few available test results. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SHELLS(STRUCTURAL FORMS), BUCKLING), THEORY, MOLDINGS, EPOXY RESINS, AGING(MATERIALS), MANDRELS, MANUFACTURING, DEFORMATION

Subject Categories : Structural Engineering and Building Technology
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE