The Plastic Strain Modes and their Application in Elasto-Plastic Analysis

  • Depei Zhu
Conference paper


The mode analysis technique is extended to elasto-plastic analysis, and some examples are presented to show its application.


Elastic Stiffness Tangential Stiffness Effective Stiffness Incremental Plastic Strain Secant Stiffness 
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© Springer Japan 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • Depei Zhu
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  1. 1.Institute of Aircraft StructuresNorthwestern Polytechnical UniversityXianChina

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