Efficient Tubesheet Design Using Repeated Elastic Limit Analysis Technique

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W. D. Reinhardt

Babcock and Wilcox, Cambridge, Ontario NIR 5V3, Canadae-mail: reinharw@pgg.mcdermott.com

S. P. Mangalaramanan

Spicer Heavy Axle and Brake Division, Dana Corporation, Kalamazoo, MI 49008e-mail: prasad.mangalaramanan@dana.com

J. Pressure Vessel Technol 123(2), 197-202 (Oct 13, 2000) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1359526 History: Received March 16, 2000; Revised October 13, 2000
Copyright © 2001 by ASME
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Limit loads of orthotropic fixed circular plate
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Limit loads of orthotropic rectangular plate fixed on all sides
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Full model of the tubesheet
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Applied pressure versus out-of-plane deformation of the tubesheet
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Submodel for obtaining equivalent yield properties



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