## Theory of plates and shells |

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I found it to be a simple and comprehensive book on plates and shells.

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Al though this is a classical book to start plates and shell but, this is not the best book to start the plates and shell. No doubt this book is written by a god of Mechanics but, this is not a very good textbook.

### Contents

Pure Bending of Plates | 33 |

Symmetrical Bending of Circular Plates | 51 |

Small Deflections of Laterally Loaded Plates | 79 |

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angew angle Appl applied approximate assume axes axis beam bending moments bending stresses boundary conditions built-in edge calculated circular plate coefficients components constants corresponding cosh curvature curve cylindrical shell deflection surface deformation denotes differential equation direction discussed displacements dx dy elastic element equal equations of equilibrium expression fc flexural rigidity formulas function given in Table Hence infinitely Ingr.-Arch integration lateral load let us consider load q magnitude Math Mech method middle plane middle surface mirx notation numerical particular principal curvatures problem pure bending radial radius ratio represented respect rotation satisfy shearing forces shearing stresses shown in Fig side simply supported rectangular sinh solution of Eq square plate strain energy subgrade Substituting expression Supported Rectangular Plates surface of revolution symmetrical tanh tensile stress theory thickness tion uniformly distributed uniformly loaded values virtual displacements zero