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Optimum Shapes of Elastic Solids With Infinite Branches

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G. P. Cherepanov

Florida International University, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Miami, FL 33199

J. Appl. Mech 62(2), 419-422 (Jun 01, 1995) (4 pages) doi:10.1115/1.2895947 History: Accepted September 17, 1993; Received September 17, 1993; Online October 30, 2007

Abstract

The classical inverse problem of the plane theory of elasticity, in which the stress along the boundary contour is rendered uniform, is considered. The exact solution to the problem delivering symmetrical optimum shapes with four infinite branches along the axes of symmetry is constructed. The method enables one to find many other optimum shapes with two, three, four, five, etc., infinite branches.

Copyright © 1995 by The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
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