Limit Pressures of Cylindrical and Spherical Shells

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Arturs Kalnins, Dean P. Updike

Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA 18015-3085e-mail: ak01@lehigh.edu

J. Pressure Vessel Technol 123(3), 288-292 (Nov 13, 2000) (5 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1367273 History: Received April 26, 2000; Revised November 13, 2000
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Grahic Jump Location
Limit pressures for cylindrical shells
Grahic Jump Location
Comparison of Eq. (21) and ABAQUS
Grahic Jump Location
Limit pressures versus length



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