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Nonlinear Composite Beam Theory for Engineers (Progress in Astronautics and Aeronautics) (Progress in Astronautics and Aeronautics) by Dewey H. Hodges

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Published by Amer Inst of Aeronautics & .
Written in English


  • Structural engineering,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Technology,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Aeronautics & Astronautics,
  • Composite construction,
  • Girders,
  • Mathematical models,
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The Physical Object
Number of Pages300
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8644137M
ISBN 101563476975
ISBN 109781563476976

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  Abstract. The nonlinear theory of beams undergoing planar motions is presented in its kinematic, dynamical, and constitutive aspects. The classical form of the equations of motion and the associated weak form are derived together with ad hoc approximate theories for planar weakly nonlinear motions such as the Mettler theory. Experimental results that corroborate the analytical predictions are Author: Walter Lacarbonara. Euler–Bernoulli beam theory (also known as engineer's beam theory or classical beam theory) is a simplification of the linear theory of elasticity which provides a means of calculating the load-carrying and deflection characteristics of covers the case for small deflections of a beam that are subjected to lateral loads only. It is thus a special case of Timoshenko beam theory. This book successful complement the new monograph of "Nonlinear Composite Beam Theory". Analysis and Performance of Fiber Composites As researcher in aircraft mechanics I'm overjoyed for my last purchase from by: In multibody systems, it is common practice to approximate flexible components as beams or shells. More often than not, classical beam theories, such as the Euler–Bernoulli beam theory, form the basis of the analytical development for beam by:

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