Stresses around Rectangular Openings in a Plate

by H. Boyd Phillips,
Ira E. Allen,

Serial Information: Transactions of the American Society of Civil Engineers, 1961, Vol. 126, Issue 1, Pg. 334-343

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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