A problem on slender nearly cylindrical shells suggested by Torroja’s structures



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Díaz Díaz, Jesús Ildefonso and Sanchez-Palencia, E. (2015) A problem on slender nearly cylindrical shells suggested by Torroja’s structures. International Journal of Engineering Science, 88 (March). pp. 83-98. ISSN 0020-7225

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In this paper we consider peculiar kinds of curved slender nearly cylindrical elastic shells enjoying rigidity properties inherited from the geometry which furnish remarkable properties of strength. In two previous papers were addressed the cases exactly cylindrical and slightly hyperbolic (i:e: the total curvature of the middle surface is zero or slightly negative). In the present work, we take advantage of a new kind of a priori estimates which is independent of the type (either hyperbolic or elliptic) of the middle surface, allowing a generalization of the results to more general surfaces, including the elliptic case (i:e: with curvature slightly positive).

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Thin shells; V-shaped structures; Asymptotic behavior;Scalar potential; Parabolic higher order equations;One-side problems
Subjects:Sciences > Mathematics
ID Code:28818
Deposited On:26 Feb 2015 07:55
Last Modified:12 Dec 2018 15:06

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