3. A Refined Beam Theory with In-Plane Stretching: The Complete Linear Expansion Case

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

Published Online: 11 AUG 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781119978565.ch3

Beam Structures: Classical and Advanced Theories

Beam Structures: Classical and Advanced Theories

How to Cite

Carrera, E., Giunta, G. and Petrolo, M. (2011) A Refined Beam Theory with In-Plane Stretching: The Complete Linear Expansion Case, in Beam Structures: Classical and Advanced Theories, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119978565.ch3

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:

  • refined beam theory and in-plane stretching;
  • beam model and linear variation;
  • classical beam theories;
  • complete linear expansion case (CLEC);
  • CLEC displacement field;
  • linear stretching terms - in compact beam analysis;
  • free-vibration analysis CLEC - torsional frequencies;
  • deformed flanged cross-section - via EBBT and EBT

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The CLEC displacement field

  • The importance of linear stretching terms

  • A finite element based on CLEC

  • Further reading