Accession Number : AD0832956

Title :   THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE STIFFNESS MATRIX FOR A CONTINUOUS BEAM BY METHOD OF ELASTIC COEFFICIENTS,

Corporate Author : GENERAL DYNAMICS SAN DIEGO CA CONVAIR DIV

Personal Author(s) : Freelin, Ray

Report Date : 06 JUN 1956

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : The report presents a simple, direct method of establishing the stiffness matrix for a continuous beam. The method is easily adapted to the use of automatic digital computers. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*BEAMS(STRUCTURAL), STRUCTURAL PROPERTIES), AIRFRAMES, LOADS(FORCES), ELASTIC PROPERTIES, MOMENTS, MATRICES(MATHEMATICS), SIMULTANEOUS EQUATIONS, NUMERICAL METHODS AND PROCEDURES.

Subject Categories : Structural Engineering and Building Technology
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE