Application of Shakedown Theory and Numerical Methods

  • Dieter Weichert
  • Abdelkader Hachemi
Part of the International Centre for Mechanical Sciences book series (CISM, volume 432)


In this lecture, the methodological framework for the numerical application of shakedown analysis is developed. Examples of applications such as the analysis and optimisation of composite materials and the analysis of various plates and shells problems are presented.


Residual Stress Cylindrical Shell Internal Pressure Representative Volume Element Circular Plate 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Dieter Weichert
    • 1
  • Abdelkader Hachemi
    • 1
  1. 1.Aachen University of TechnologyAachenGermany

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