12. Guidelines and Recommendations

  1. Erasmo Carrera1,
  2. Gaetano Giunta2 and
  3. Marco Petrolo1

Published Online: 11 AUG 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781119978565.ch12

Beam Structures: Classical and Advanced Theories

Beam Structures: Classical and Advanced Theories

How to Cite

Carrera, E., Giunta, G. and Petrolo, M. (2011) Guidelines and Recommendations, in Beam Structures: Classical and Advanced Theories, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119978565.ch12

Author Information

  1. 1

    Politecnico di Torino, Italy

  2. 2

    Centre de Recherche Public Henri Tudor, Luxembourg

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 AUG 2011
  2. Published Print: 16 SEP 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470972007

Online ISBN: 9781119978565

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Keywords:

  • guidelines and recommendations - beam models, full expansions to a certain order;
  • present unified formulation - of a given beam theory;
  • mixed axiomatic–asymptotic approach - adequate model for a given problem;
  • axiomatic and asymptotic methods - beam theory, reducing 3D problem to 1D;
  • mixed axiomatic–asymptotic method - advantages and drawbacks;
  • reduced fourth-order model - for torsional analysis, of thin-walled cylinder;
  • load effect, bending, torsion and traction load - compact square cantilevered beam;
  • parameter, determining refined beam model - and geometry of cross-section;
  • output location effect and reduced models;
  • reduced models for different error inputs - detecting fourth-order solution

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Axiomatic and asymptotic methods

  • The mixed axiomatic–asymptotic method

  • Load effect

  • Cross-section effect

  • Output location effect

  • Reduced models for different error inputs

  • References