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Buckling of Thin Shells: Recent Advances and Trends

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Jin Guang Teng

Department of Civil and Structural Engineering, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong

Appl. Mech. Rev 49(4), 263-274 (Apr 01, 1996) (12 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3101927 History: Online April 20, 2009

Abstract

This paper provides a review of recent research advances and trends in the area of thin shell buckling. Only the more important and interesting aspects of recent research, judged from a personal view point, are discussed. In particular, the following topics are given emphasis: (a) imperfections in real structures and their influence; (b) buckling of shells under local/non-uniform loads and localized compressive stresses; and (c) the use of computer buckling analysis in the stability design of complex thin shell structures.

Copyright © 1996 by American Society of Mechanical Engineers
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