Accession Number:

AD0680970

Title:

CONTACT STRESS AND CRACK PROBLEMS IN THE MATHEMATICAL THEORY OF ELASTICITY.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept., 19 Apr 65-1 Dec 68,

Corporate Author:

NORTHWESTERN UNIV EVANSTON ILL DEPT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

Certain analytical problems of engineering and mathematical significance in the three-dimensional theory of elasticity have been solved. Solutions to these problems, in addition to their academic challenge, have proven to be useful in making design estimates. Particular problem areas investigated include the following Thermoelastic contact problems Problems involving torsion of structural members in contact A study of cracks in a medium undergoing simple shear A study of punch and crack problems involving adhesion.

Subject Categories:

  • Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE