The paper presents a method of analysis and design of shear stress near the openings of cylindrical or nearly-cylindrical shells such as chimneys, broadcasting towers and similar structures. The derivations of the equations are given in appendix and they are formulated in a format suitable for computer programming. The design procedure is given step by step in two numerical examples.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||32|
|Journal||Civil Engineering for Practicing and Design Engineers|
|State||Published - Mar 1 1983|
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