Optimal Fiber Orientation in Locally Transversely Isotropic Creeping Structures

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D. N. Robinson, W. K. Binienda

Civil Engineering Department, University of Akron, Akron, OH 44325-3905

J. Appl. Mech 68(2), 213-217 (Aug 01, 2000) (5 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1354623 History: Received January 12, 1999; Revised August 01, 2000
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Structure with strong reinforcement fibers
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Thick-walled cylinder under interior pressure (a) circumferential reinforcement, (b) axial reinforcement
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Ratio of representative failure stresses σRARC versus ν for various b/a



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