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RESEARCH PAPERS

An Evaluation of ASME Ellipsoidal Heads

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R. R. Gajewski, R. H. Lance

Department of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Cornell University, Ithaca, N. Y.

J. Eng. Ind 91(3), 636-640 (Aug 01, 1969) (5 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3591643 History: Received July 23, 1968

Abstract

The ASME Code specifications for unfired cylindrical pressure vessels are examined from the viewpoint of the lower bound theorem of limit analysis. The problem is formulated as a linear programming problem and numerically solved using well-established algorithms on a digital computer. It is shown that lower bounds for collapse are less than the ASME Code specifications for such structures.

Copyright © 1969 by ASME
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