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Stability estimates for a twisted rod under terminal loads: a three-dimensional study

Majumdar, A. and Prior, C. and Goriely, A. (2011) Stability estimates for a twisted rod under terminal loads: a three-dimensional study. Journal of Elasticity . (Submitted)

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Abstract

The stability of an inextensible unshearable elastic rod with quadratic strain energy density subject to end loads is considered. A self-contained proof in terms of local energy minimizers is presented and optimal bounds are obtained for the problem.

Item Type:Article
Subjects:D - G > General
Research Groups:Oxford Centre for Collaborative Applied Mathematics
ID Code:1450
Deposited By:Peter Hudston
Deposited On:18 Nov 2011 07:42
Last Modified:09 Feb 2012 14:51

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