|Large deflection analysis of shell structures|
The shell elements in NIDA can be used to trace the large deflection behavior of shell structures, especially the snap-through and snap-back buckling.
Local buckling of top flange of a box section under moment
Hinged Cylindrical Shell
Layout and properties
Finite element model (1/4 of Original Shell)
Load-deflection Curve of Hinged Cylindrical Shell (T=12.7mm)
Load-deflection Curve of Hinged Cylindrical Shell (T=6.35mm)
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