STRUCTURAL INELASTICITY XIV AUTOMATIC PIECEWISE LINEARIZATION IN IDEAL PLASTICITY

A method is proposed for constructing a piecewise linear approximation to an arbitrary yield function. The approximation is constructed in the course of solving a given boundary-value problem. Its use is illustrated with some simple examples.

  • Corporate Authors:

    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis

    Department of Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics, 200 Union Street, SE
    Minneapolis, MN  USA  55455
  • Authors:
    • Hodge Jr, P G
  • Publication Date: 1976-6

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  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 42 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00159578
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Office of Naval Research London (England)
  • Report/Paper Numbers: AEM-H1-14 Tech. Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: N14-75-C-0177
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 20 1977 12:00AM