Accession Number : AD0872821

Title :   Elastic and Maximum Strength Analyses of Postbuckled Rectangular Plates Based Upon Modified Versions of Reissner's Variational Principle.

Descriptive Note : Final technical rept.,

Corporate Author : STANFORD UNIV CA DEPT OF AERONAUTICS AND ASTRONAUTICS

Personal Author(s) : Mayers, Jean ; Nelson, Edward

Report Date : JUL 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 76

Abstract : The postbuckling and maximum strength analyses are discussed of uniformly shortened, simply supported rectangular plates with straight, unloaded edges are performed by using Reissner's variational principle in conjunction with a deformation the

Descriptors :   (*METAL PLATES, MECHANICAL PROPERTIES), (*BUCKLING, MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS), STRESSES, PLASTIC PROPERTIES, DEFORMATION, FLAT PLATE MODELS, FAILURE(MECHANICS), EXPERIMENTAL DATA, THEORY, CORRELATION TECHNIQUES, INTEGRAL EQUATIONS, ARMY RESEARCH.

Subject Categories : Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE