0
RESEARCH PAPERS

Large Plane-to-Surface Deformations of Membranes With Inclusion

[+] Author and Article Information
W. J. Fenner, C. H. Wu

Department of Materials Engineering, University of Illinois at Chicago Circle, Box 4348, Chicago, Ill. 60680

J. Appl. Mech 48(2), 357-360 (Jun 01, 1981) (4 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3157622 History: Received July 01, 1980; Online July 21, 2009

Abstract

For large deformations, the strain-energy density function for a neo-Hookean membrane is dominated by the sum of squares of the two principal stretch ratios. This property reduces the displacement equations of equilibrium for the class of problems considered to three uncoupled linear equations. The nonlinear coupling appears only in the algebraic stress calculations. In light of the scarcity of exact solutions to nontrivial problems, the approximate but explicit solutions obtained here should be of some practical value.

Copyright © 1981 by ASME
Your Session has timed out. Please sign back in to continue.

References

Figures

Tables

Errata

Discussions

Some tools below are only available to our subscribers or users with an online account.

Related Content

Customize your page view by dragging and repositioning the boxes below.

Related Journal Articles
Related eBook Content
Topic Collections

Sorry! You do not have access to this content. For assistance or to subscribe, please contact us:

  • TELEPHONE: 1-800-843-2763 (Toll-free in the USA)
  • EMAIL: asmedigitalcollection@asme.org
Sign In