Wind Stresses in Domes

by P. Gondikas,
Mario G. Salvadori,

Serial Information: Transactions of the American Society of Civil Engineers, 1962, Vol. 127, Issue 1, Pg. 838-853

Document Type: Journal Paper

Discussion: Toebes Gerrit H. (See full record)
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Bending stresses due to antisymmetrical wind pressures in hemispherical dome elastically built-in into cylinder are determined by means of Geckeler approach extended to nonsymmetrical loads; methods used in solution of present problem are easily extended to spherical sector shells stiffened by rings at boundary and to other types of nonsymmetrical loads.

Subject Headings: Domes (structure) | Wind engineering | Wind loads | Load factors | Wind pressure | Cylinders | Elastic analysis | Symmetry | Bending (structural)

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