Discussion: “Shear Coefficients for Timoshenko Beam Theory” (Hutchinson, J. R., 2001, ASME J. Appl. Mech., 68, pp. 87–92) PUBLIC ACCESS

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N. G. Stephen

School of Engineering Sciences, Mechanical Engineering, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton SO17 1BJ, England

J. Appl. Mech 68(6), 959-960 (Nov 01, 2001) (2 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1412454 History:
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