Accession Number : AD0749565

Title :   Finite Deformation of Elastic Plates, Shells, and Membranes by the Finite Element Method,

Corporate Author : ALABAMA UNIV HUNTSVILLE SCHOOL OF GRADUATE STUDIES AND RESEARCH

Personal Author(s) : Oden,J. T.

Report Date : JUL 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 30

Abstract : The paper surveys basic features of the theory of elastic membranes, general finite element models of elastic membranes, and represents numerical results obtained from static and dynamic problems. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*DEFORMATION, ELASTIC SHELLS), MEMBRANES, METAL PLATES, STATICS, DYNAMICS, PARTIAL DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS, EQUATIONS OF MOTION, NUMERICAL INTEGRATION, NUMERICAL ANALYSIS

Subject Categories : Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE