On the Non-Linear Behaviour and the Stability of Reticulated Elastic Systems

  • S. J. Britvec
Part of the International Centre for Mechanical Sciences book series (CISM, volume 227)


A variety of physical structural elements may be imagined without difficulty. These elements, when jointed together by means of certain types of connections, form a structural system with definite elastomechanical properties. The geometrical shape of such a structural assembly may vary from a beam to a three-dimensional shell-type structure.


Peak Load Total Potential Energy Elastic System Equilibrium Path Symmetrical System 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. J. Britvec
    • 1
  1. 1.University of ZagrebCroatia

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