Stresses Around Rectangular Openings in a Plate

by H.B. Phillips,
I.E. Allen,

Serial Information: Journal of the Engineering Mechanics Division, 1960, Vol. 86, Issue 3, Pg. 165-174

Document Type: Journal Paper


Curves have been developed for determination of normal stress around rectangular openings when subjected to uniaxial or biaxial stress fields; height to width ratios between 0.4 and 2.5 have been studied; study was made experimentally, utilizing photoelastic interferometer method of stress analysis.

Subject Headings: Stress analysis | Plates | Curvature | Biaxial strength | Field tests | Stress distribution | Measuring instruments

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