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The Stresses in Cylindrical Vessels

Aircraft Engineering and Aerospace Technology

ISSN: 0002-2667

Article publication date: 1 February 1947

Abstract

USING the general theory of cylindrical shells, expressions have been derived for the maximum bending moment and shearing force in vessels closed at one end and subjected internally to (a) gas pressure, (b) hydrostatic pressure. The method has been used by S. Timoshenko (Theory of Plates and Shells, McGraw‐Hill, pp. 412–3) for the special case where one end of the vessels is built into a rigid foundation.

Citation

Conway, H.D. (1947), "The Stresses in Cylindrical Vessels", Aircraft Engineering and Aerospace Technology, Vol. 19 No. 2, pp. 52-54. https://doi.org/10.1108/eb031472

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