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Strain energy

  1. Jun 19, 2008 #1
    I need to calculate the strain energy of a symmetrical circular clamped plate using the equillibrium equation in polar coordinates.. Can somebody help me with the method??
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  3. Jun 20, 2008 #2
    Ack..lol. I would recommend getting a copy of "Theory of Plates and Shells" by Timoshenko. Any egr. library should have it.
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