Accession Number:

ADA070207

Title:

The Solution of the Axisymmetric Elastic-Plastic Torsion of a Shaft Using Variational Inequalities

Descriptive Note:

Technical summary rept.

Corporate Author:

WISCONSIN UNIV-MADISON MATHEMATICS RESEARCH CENTER

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1979-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

51.0

Abstract:

The axisymmetric elastic-plastic torsion of a shaft subject to the von Mises yield criterion is considered. The problem is reformulated as a variational inequality and it is proved that the problem has a unique solution. Some properties of the solution are derived.

Subject Categories:

  • Theoretical Mathematics
  • Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE