PAULA: A 3D Code for Analysis of Nonlinear Pipes

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L. Lazzeri, M. Scala, M. Agrone

Structural Department, Ansaldo Impianti, Genoa, Italy

J. Pressure Vessel Technol 104(4), 262-267 (Nov 01, 1982) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3264215 History: Received May 24, 1982; Online November 05, 2009


The three-dimensional nonlinear code PAULA is described; its finite element library makes it particularly useful for analysis of pipes. The problem of pipe whip is dealt with in some detail. Comparisons are given with a 2D code named FRUSTRA.

Copyright © 1982 by ASME
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