- Yan, M.J. and Dowell, E.H., Elastic sandwich beam or plate equations equivalent to classical theory,
Trans. ASME, E, J. Appl. Mech. (USA), vol. 41 no. 2
pp. 526 - 7 .
(last updated on 2007/04/10)
Classical beam (or plate) equation for homogeneous members is rather satisfactory in vibration analysis involving flexural vibrations and in normal and shear stress analysis. The authors arrive at such a single equation for the elastic sandwich plates and beams
differential equations;stress analysis;vibrations;