Vibration of Laminated Shells and Plates

Vibration of Laminated Shells and Plates

1st Edition - February 16, 2004
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  • Author: Mohamad Qatu
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080474762

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Description

Vibrations drive many engineering designs in today’s engineering environment. There has been an enormous amount of research into this area of research over the last decade. This book documents some of the latest research in the field of vibration of composite shells and plates filling a much-needed gap in the market. Laminated composite shells have many engineering applications including aerospace, mechanical, marine and automotive engineering. This book makes an ideal reference for researchers and practicing engineers alike.

Key Features

  • The first book of its kind
  • Documents 10 years of research in the field of composite shells
  • Many Engineering applications

Readership

For researchers, engineers and students in the field of vibration of composite shells and plates

Table of Contents

  • 1. INTRODUCTION; 2. SHELL THEORIES; 3. METHODS OF ANALYSIS; 4. CURVED BEAMS; 5. PLATES; SHALLOW SHELLS; CYLINDRICAL SHELLS; 8. CONICAL SHELLS; 9. SPHERICAL SHELLS; 10. COMPLICATING EFFECTS; REFERENCES

Product details

  • No. of pages: 426
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 2004
  • Published: February 16, 2004
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080474762
  • About the Author

    Mohamad Qatu

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Ford Motor Company, Oakland University, MI, USA