Accession Number : AD0713997

Title :   Nonlinear Buckling of a Slender Column.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : BROWN UNIV PROVIDENCE R I DIV OF APPLIED MATHEMATICS

Personal Author(s) : Bisshopp,Frederic

Report Date : SEP 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : A nonlinear, slightly damped model of Euler buckling is discussed. It is shown rigorously that the static criterion (minimum potential energy) for determination of the buckled state is also the dynamic criterion. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*BEAMS(STRUCTURAL), BUCKLING), MATHEMATICAL MODELS, ELASTIC PROPERTIES, LOADS(FORCES)

Subject Categories : Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE