Accession Number:

AD0758644

Title:

A Summary of Stress Concentrations in the Vicinity of Openings in Ship Structures

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

DAVID W TAYLOR NAVAL SHIP RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER BETHESDA MD STRUCTURES DEPT

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

55.0

Abstract:

A summary of stress concentration studies has been provided for the case of single and multiple openings in plate structures. The report summarizes some published theoretical studies as well as some previously unpublished photoelastic studies performed at the Center. Also included are comments for modifications of the design criteria currently used for openings on ships.

Subject Categories:

  • Marine Engineering
  • Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE