Shear force predictions from RBF corrected QUAD4 elements

Murthy, MVV and Prathap, Gangan (1996) Shear force predictions from RBF corrected QUAD4 elements. Communications in Numerical Methods in Engineering, 12 (2). pp. 135-140. ISSN 1552-485X

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The residual bending flexibility correction is an extra- variational trick used to enhance the convergence rate of shear flexible beam and plate elements. In the paper we show how this can affect the shear deflection and shear force estimates in the QUAD4 element.

Item Type: Article
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Uncontrolled Keywords: Finite elements;QUAD4 elements;RBF corrections;Shear force predictions;
Subjects: ENGINEERING > Structural Mechanics
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Date Deposited: 20 Dec 2005
Last Modified: 22 Aug 2012 09:08

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