Beam Structures: Classical and Advanced Theories by Erasmo Carrera,Gaetano Giunta,Marco Petrolo

By Erasmo Carrera,Gaetano Giunta,Marco Petrolo

Beam theories are exploited around the globe to research civil, mechanical, automobile, and aerospace buildings. Many beam ways were proposed over the past centuries through eminent scientists comparable to Euler, Bernoulli, Navier, Timoshenko, Vlasov, etc.  almost all these versions are challenge based: they supply trustworthy effects for a given challenge, for example a given part and can't be utilized to another one.

Beam buildings: Classical and complicated Theories proposes a brand new unique unified method of beam concept that incorporates essentially all classical and complex versions for beams and which has develop into confirmed and known globally because the most vital contribution to the sphere within the final area of a century.

The Carrera Unified formula (CUF) has hierarchical houses, that's, the mistake may be lowered by way of expanding the variety of the unknown variables. This formula is intensely appropriate for desktop implementations and will care for most common engineering demanding situations. It overcomes the matter of classical formulae that require assorted formulation for rigidity, bending, shear and torsion; it may be utilized to any beam geometries and loading stipulations, attaining a excessive point of accuracy with low computational expense, and will take on difficulties that during so much instances are solved through making use of plate/shell and 3D formulations.

Key features:

  • compares classical and glossy methods to beam concept, together with classical recognized effects regarding Euler-Bernoulli and Timoshenko beam theories
  • pays specific awareness to general purposes regarding bridge constructions, airplane wings, helicopters and propeller blades
  • provides a couple of numerical examples together with regular Aerospace and Civil Engineering problems
  • proposes many benchmark exams to aid the reader enforce the CUF in the event that they desire to do so
  • accompanied by way of a significant other hosting devoted software program MUL2 that's used to procure the numerical options within the booklet, permitting the reader to breed the examples given within the booklet in addition to to resolve different difficulties in their personal www.mul2.com

Researchers of continuum mechanics of solids and constructions and structural analysts in will locate this publication super insightful. it's going to even be of significant curiosity to graduate and postgraduate scholars of mechanical, civil and aerospace engineering.

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