Movements of a Cable Due to Changes in Loading

by James Michalos,
Charles Birnstiel,

Serial Information: Transactions of the American Society of Civil Engineers, 1962, Vol. 127, Issue 2, Pg. 267-281

Document Type: Journal Paper


Numerical method is presented for determination of displacements along suspended cable resulting from change in load; effect of elastic deformations is included; all computations in numerical examples were made with aid of desk calculator; procedure, however, is particularly suitable for programming for electronic digital computer.

Subject Headings: Cables | Displacement (mechanics) | Suspended loads | Load factors | Elastic analysis | Deformation (mechanics) | Boundary element method | Computer aided operations

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