Reddy, J. N. 1945-

Mechanics of laminated composite plates and shells : theory and analysis [electronic resource] / J.N. Reddy. - Second edition. - Boca Raton : CRC Press, 2004. - 1 online resource (xxiii, 831 pages).

Rev. edition of: Mechanics of laminated composite plates. c1997.

Equations of Anisotropic Elasticity, Virtual Work Principles, and Variational Methods -- Fiber-Reinforced Composite Materials -- Mathematical Preliminaries -- Equations of Anisotropic Entropy -- Virtual Work Principles -- Variational Methods -- Summary -- Introduction to Composite Materials -- Basic Concepts and Terminology -- Constitutive Equations of a Lamina -- Transformation of Stresses and Strains -- Plan Stress Constitutive Relations -- Classical and First-Order Theories of Laminated Composite Plates -- Introduction -- An Overview of Laminated Plate Theories -- The Classical Laminated Plate Theory -- The First-Order Laminated Plate Theory -- Laminate Stiffnesses for Selected Laminates -- One-Dimensional Analysis of Laminated Composite Plates -- Introduction -- Analysis of Laminated Beams Using CLPT -- Analysis of Laminated Beams Using FSDT -- Cylindrical Bending Using CLPT -- Cylindrical Bending Using FSDT -- Vibration Suppression in Beams -- Closing Remarks -- Analysis of Specially Orthotropic Laminates Using CLPT -- Introduction -- Bending of Simply Supported Rectangular Plates -- Bending of Plates with Two Opposite Edges Simply Supported -- Bending of Rectangular Plates with Various Boundary Conditions -- Buckling of Simply Supported Plates Under Compressive Loads -- Buckling of Rectangular Plates Under In-Plane Shear Load -- Vibration of Simply Supported Plates -- Buckling and Vibration of Plates with Two Parallel Edges Simply Supported -- Transient Analysis -- Closure -- Analytical Solutions of Rectangular Laminated Plates -- Using CLPT -- Governing Equations in Terms of Displacements -- Admissible Boundary Conditions for the Navier Solutions -- Navier Solutions of Antisymmetric Cross-Ply Laminates -- Navier Solutions of Antisymmetric Angle-Ply Laminates -- The Levy Solutions -- Analysis of Midplane Symmetric Laminates -- Transient Analysis -- Summary -- Analytical Solutions of Rectangular Laminated Plates Using FSDT -- Introduction -- Simply Supported Antisymmetric Cross-Ply Laminated Plates -- Simply Supported Antisymmetric Angle-Ply Laminated Plates -- Antisymmetric Cross-Ply Laminates with Two Opposite Edges Simply Supported -- Antisymmetric Angle-Ply Laminates with Two Opposite Edges Simply Supported -- Transient Solutions -- Vibration Control of Laminated Plates -- Summary -- Theory and Analysis of Laminated Shells -- Introduction -- Governing Equations -- Theory of Doubly-Curved Shell -- Vibration and Buckling of Cross-Ply Laminated Circular Cylindrical Shells -- Linear Finite Element Analysis of Composite Plates and Shells -- Introduction -- Finite Element Models of the Classical Plate Theory (CLPT) -- Finite Element Models of Shear Deformation Plate Theory (FSDT) -- Finite Element Analysis of Shells -- Summary -- Nonlinear Analysis of Composite Plates and Shells -- Introduction -- Classical Plate Theory -- First-Order Shear Deformation Plate Theory -- Time Approximation and the Newton-Raphson Method -- Numerical Examples of Plates -- Functionally Graded Plates -- Finite Element Models of Laminated Shell Theory -- Continuum Shell Finite Element -- Postbuckling Response and Progressive Failure of Composite Panels in Compression -- Closure -- Third-Order Theory of Laminated Composite Plates and Shells -- Introduction -- A Third-Order Plate Theory -- Higher-Order Laminate Stiffness Characteristics -- The Navier Solutions -- Levy Solutions of Cross-Ply Laminates -- Finite Element Model of Plates -- Equations of Motion of the Third-Order Theory of Doubly-Curved Shells -- Layerwise Theory and Variable Kinematic Model -- Introduction -- Development of the Theory -- Finite Element Model -- Variable Kinematic Formulations -- Application to Adaptive Structures -- Layerwise Theory of Cylindrical Shell -- Closure -- Subject Index.

9781135502973 (e-book: PDF) 9781135502928 9781135502966

10.1201/b12409 doi


Composite materials--Mechanical properties--Mathematical models.
Laminated materials--Mechanical properties--Mathematical models.
Plates (Engineering)--Mathematical models.
Shells (Engineering)--Mathematical models.

TA660.P6 / R42 2004

624.17765 / R313

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