Theorem of Minimum Potential Energy, Hamilton’s Principle and Their Applications

  • Jack R. Vinson
Part of the Solid Mechanics and Its Applications book series (SMIA, volume 120)


Lateral Load Lateral Deflection Stress Boundary Condition Deflection Function Geometric Boundary Condition 
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8.9 References

  1. 8.1.
    Reissner, E. (1950) On a Variational Theorem in Elasticity, J. Math. Phys., Vol. 29, pg. 90.MathSciNetzbMATHGoogle Scholar
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    Mura, T. and Koya, T. (1992) Variational Methods in Mechanics, Oxford University Press, March.Google Scholar
  3. 8.3.
    Warburton, G. (1968) The Vibration of Rectangular Plates, Proceedings of the Institute of Mechanical Engineers, pp. 371–384.Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jack R. Vinson
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  1. 1.Center for Composite Materials and College of Marine Studies, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Spencer LaboratoryUniversity of DelawareNewarkUSA

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