Advances in the Mechanics of Plates and Shells: The Avinoam by D. Durban,Dan Givoli,J.G. Simmonds

By D. Durban,Dan Givoli,J.G. Simmonds

The optimum keep watch over of versatile buildings is an energetic region of analysis. the most physique of labor during this region is anxious with the keep watch over of time-dependent displacements and stresses, and assumes linear elastic stipulations, specifically linear elastic fabric habit and small defor- tion. See, e. g. , [1]–[3], the collections of papers [4, 5], and references therein. nonetheless, within the current paper we examine the static optimum regulate of a constitution made from a nonlinear elastic fabric and und- going huge deformation. a huge software is the suppression of static or quasi-static elastic deformation in versatile house buildings similar to elements of satellites by means of regulate rather a lot [6]. sun rad- tion and radiation from different assets set off a temperature box within the constitution, which in flip generates an elastic displacement box. The displacements needs to often fulfill definite obstacles dictated via the allowed operating stipulations of varied orientation-sensitive tools and antennas within the area car. for instance, a parabolic reflector may well stop to be powerful while present process huge deflection. The elastic deformation may be diminished via use of regulate quite a bit, that could be imp- mented through mechanically-based actuators or extra glossy piezoelectric units. whilst the constitution into consideration is made from a rubb- like fabric and is present process huge deformation, nonlinear fabric and geometric results has to be taken into consideration within the analysis.

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