Accession Number : ADP001263

Title :   Nonlinear Transient Analysis of Composite Plates,

Corporate Author : VIRGINIA POLYTECHNIC INST AND STATE UNIV BLACKSBURG DEPT OF ENGINEERING SCIENCE AND MECHANICS

Personal Author(s) : Reddy,J. N.

Report Date : APR 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : Report Objectives to Develop: A finite element for transient analysis-shear-deformation theory, and geometric nonlinearity (in the von Karman sense); and Analytical solutions for verification.

Descriptors :   *Nonlinear analysis, *Composite materials, *Plates, Finite element analysis, Transients, Shear properties, Deformation, Statistical analysis, Information theory, Structural response, Loads(Forces), Impact, Stress waves, Conferencing(Communications), Symposia

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE