The article considers the buckling of a simply supported plate subjected to a constant edge thrust. A study of the nonlinear static problem indicates that there are nine possible equilibrium states. One of these corresponds to the unbuckled state while the remaining eight represent buckled states. A linear stability analysis and a calculation of the potential energy of each of the static solutions indicates that four of the solutions are stable and five are unstable.

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    Pergamon Press, Incorporated

    Maxwell House, Fairview Park
    Elmsford, NY  United States  10523
  • Authors:
    • Matkowsky, B J
    • Putnick, L J
  • Publication Date: 1974-4

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  • Accession Number: 00072607
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 31 1974 12:00AM