Accession Number:

AD0756188

Title:

Snap-Through Buckling of a Toggle Truss in Creep.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

NOTRE DAME UNIV IND COLL OF ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

22.0

Abstract:

The snap-through buckling of a nonshallow toggle truss structure in creep is studied theoretically. The critical creep deflection and critical time for a truss obeying a nonlinear power creep law are presented and compared with the available results for a shallow truss. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Structural Engineering and Building Technology
  • Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE