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Genre/Form: | Electronic books Ebook |
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Material Type: | Document, Internet resource |

Document Type: | Internet Resource, Computer File |

All Authors / Contributors: |
Johan Blaauwendraad; Jeroen H Hoefakker |

ISBN: | 9789400767010 9400767013 |

OCLC Number: | 858914688 |

Description: | 1 online resource (xv, 300 pages) : illustrations. |

Contents: | Preface -- 1. Introduction to shells -- Part 1 Membrane Theory and Edge Disturbances -- 2. Membrane theory for shells with principal curvatures -- 3. Membrane theory for shells of arbitrary curvatures -- 4. Application of membrane theory to circular cylindrical shells -- 5. Edge disturbance in circular cylindrical shell under axisymmetric load -- Part 2 Roof Structures -- 6. Donnell bending theory for shallow shells -- 7. Circular cylindrical roof -- 8. Hyperbolic and elliptic paraboloid roofs -- Part 3 Chimneys and Storage Tanks -- 9. Morley bending theory for circular cylindrical shells -- 10. Semi-Membrane Concept theory for circular cylindrical shells -- 11. Analysis by circular cylindrical super elements -- 12. Chimneys -- 13. Storage tanks -- Part 4 Cones and Spheres -- 14. Membrane behaviour of shells of revolution under axisymmetric loading -- 15. Edge disturbance in shells of revolution due to axisymmetric loading -- Part 5 Capita Selecta -- 16. Introduction to buckling -- 17. Finite Element Analysis -- 18. References. |

Series Title: | Solid mechanics and its applications, v. 200. |

Responsibility: | Johan Blaauwendraad, Jeroen H. Hoefakker. |

### Abstract:

This book covers thin elastic shells, especially cylindrical, conical and spherical types, focusing on roofs, chimneys, pressure vessels and storage tanks. Shows how to calculate the main force flow in shell structures, and estimate stresses and deformations.
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