Accession Number : AD0705122
Title : AN ENERGY-DISPLACEMENT INEQUALITY APPLICABLE TO PROBLEMS IN THE DYNAMIC STABILITY OF STRUCTURES,
Corporate Author : BROWN UNIV PROVIDENCE R I DIV OF APPLIED MATHEMATICS
Personal Author(s) : Freund,L. B. ; Plaut,R. H.
Report Date : 1969
Pagination or Media Count : 10
Abstract : An inequality is derived which relates the strain energy of an elastic beam to its displacement. Generalizations to other structures and applications to problems of dynamic stability are discussed.
Descriptors : (*BEAMS(STRUCTURAL), DEFORMATION), LOADS(FORCES), DISLOCATIONS, STRAIN(MECHANICS), BOUNDARY VALUE PROBLEMS, INEQUALITIES, ELASTIC PROPERTIES
Subject Categories : Structural Engineering and Building Technology
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE