ENGG(SERC) 2-910:Plate and Shell Structures (L-T-P-C) : 3-0-0-3

Faculty: Dr. K. Balji Rao; Dr. K. Ramanjaneyulu

Thin plates, Kirchhoff theory – strain displacement relations, stresses and stress resultants, constitutive equations, equilibrium equations, boundary conditions, Analysis of rectangular and circular plates with different boundary conditions and loadings ; plates on elastic foundation; Buckling of plates; Membrane and bending theory for analysis of singly curved and doubly curved shells – long and short cylindrical shells, single and multi barrel shells, Beam-arch approximation for long cylindrical shells; Analysis of surfaces of revolution – domes, cylindrical, conical and hyperboloid of revolution subjected to different types of loadings; Analysis and shells of translation – elliptic paraboloids, hyperbolic paraboloids; Analysis of folded plates;