A theorem on the limit analysis of plates and shells

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The proposed theorem states that the highest statically admissible multiplier for an axisymmetric plate with a "square" yield condition is always associated with a moment field |Mθ| = M where M(r) is the yield moment. The significance of this theorem is explained.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)123-130
Number of pages8
JournalInternational Journal of Mechanical Sciences
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Feb 1970

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Civil and Structural Engineering
  • Materials Science(all)
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Mechanical Engineering

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