Advanced Structured Materials

Shell and Membrane Theories in Mechanics and Biology

From Macro- to Nanoscale Structures

Editors: Altenbach, Holm, Mikhasev, Gennadi (Eds.)

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  • Presents the latest results related to shell and membrane theories in mechanics and biology
  • Offers a deeper understanding of the material behavior used in shell structures
  • Shows new trends with respect to applications in mechanical, civil and aero-space engineering, as well as in new branches like medicine and biology
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This book presents the latest results related to shells characterize and design shells, plates, membranes and other thin-walled structures, a multidisciplinary approach from macro- to nanoscale is required which involves the classical disciplines of mechanical/civil/materials engineering (design, analysis, and properties) and physics/biology/medicine among others. The book contains contributions of a meeting of specialists (mechanical engineers, mathematicians, physicists and others) in such areas as classical and non-classical shell theories. New trends with respect to applications in mechanical, civil and aero-space engineering, as well as in new branches like medicine and biology are presented which demand improvements of the theoretical foundations of these theories and a deeper understanding of the material behavior used in such structures.

Table of contents (17 chapters)

Table of contents (17 chapters)
  • On Some Classes of 3D Boundary-Value Problems of Statics and Dynamics of Plates and Shells

    Pages 1-23

    Aghalovyan, Lenser A.

  • On the Theories of Plates and Shells at the Nanoscale

    Pages 25-57

    Altenbach, Holm (et al.)

  • Chaotic Vibrations of Conical and Spherical Shells and Their Control

    Pages 59-80

    Awrejcewicz, Jan (et al.)

  • Nonclassical Shell Theories in Ocular Biomechanics

    Pages 81-97

    Bauer, Svetlana M. (et al.)

  • Linear Oscillations of Suspended Graphene

    Pages 99-107

    Berinskii, Igor (et al.)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Shell and Membrane Theories in Mechanics and Biology
Book Subtitle
From Macro- to Nanoscale Structures
Editors
  • Holm Altenbach
  • Gennadi Mikhasev
Series Title
Advanced Structured Materials
Series Volume
45
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-02535-3
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-02535-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-02534-6
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-37942-5
Series ISSN
1869-8433
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 321
Number of Illustrations
71 b/w illustrations, 36 illustrations in colour
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