A Boundary Element Method Without Internal Cells for Two-Dimensional and Three-Dimensional Elastoplastic Problems

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X.-W. Gao

Faculty Research Associate, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287-6106e-mail: gao@zonatech.com

J. Appl. Mech 69(2), 154-160 (Oct 25, 2001) (7 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1433478 History: Received February 12, 2001; Revised October 25, 2001
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Deformed ground surface and yielded nodes in elevation
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Load-(mean) settlement response for a square footing
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Boundary elements in plan
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Mesh of a cube under tension
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Internal nodes in elevation
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Relationship between distances
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Integration pattern along radial direction r
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Relationship between differential elements rdθ and dΓ



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