Accession Number:

ADA022333

Title:

Energy Solutions for Predicting Deformations in Blast-Loaded Structures

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept. no. 6, Jan-Sep 1974

Corporate Author:

SOUTHWEST RESEARCH INST SAN ANTONIO TX

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

35.0

Abstract:

Equations are developed for predicting permanent deformations of structural elements, based on energy solutions. The equations apply to either impulsive or quasi-static response of simple structures, beams and plates. Some solutions are compared to literature data.

Subject Categories:

  • Structural Engineering and Building Technology
  • Explosions
  • Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE