## Basic and shape sensitivity tests for membrane and plate bending finite elements |

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aspect ratio sensitivity ay Test Body Mode Test BOUNDARY LOADINGS CHAPTER computed corner node computed stresses Constant ax Test Constant ay Constant My Test corner node displacements East Kilbride eigenvalues eight-node quadrilateral elasticity solutions element completeness tests Equation EQUIVALENT FORCES false zero energy finite element analysis Finite Element Methods finite element model finite element results four-node internal moment field Kirchhoff membrane continuum Nm/m nodal coordinates nodal forces Node 1 u1 Node 2 u2 Node 3 u3 Node 4 u4 non-zero specified displacements parallelogram patch test plate bending continuum plate bending elements quadrilateral and triangular QUADRILATERAL ELEMENTS quadrilateral region rad Node rectangular continuum Rigid Body Mode shape parameters SHAPE SENSITIVITY TESTS shear shear stress shown in Figure single element completeness single element tests six-node Skew angle SKEW SENSITIVITY stress field stress resultants TAPER SENSITIVITY TESTS FOR MEMBRANES TESTS FOR PLATES three-node triangle TRIANGULAR ELEMENTS triangular region zero energy modes