Modelling of the Strain Softening in the Beta-Unzipping Method

  • Wieslaw Paczkowski
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Engineering book series (LNENG, volume 33)


The strain softening is a phenomenon where the increasing generalized strain is accompanied by the decreasing generalized stress.


Reliability Index Safety Margin Design Point Plastic Hinge Strain Softening 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Wieslaw Paczkowski
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  1. 1.Technical University of SzczecinSzczecinPoland

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