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Photothermoelastic Investigation of Thermal Stress in Flat Plates

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Herbert Becker

Allied Research Associates, Inc., Concord, Mass.

Angelo Colao

Target Rock Corp., Hempstead, N. Y.

J. Basic Eng 85(4), 566-568 (Dec 01, 1963) (3 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3656911 History: Received August 21, 1962; Online November 03, 2011

Abstract

Predictions of thermal stresses in various shape flat plates with a parabolic temperature field applied in one direction were found to yield good agreement with photothermoelastic analysis. A theory based upon an analog was found to agree with experiments on rectangular plates better than two other methods of analysis. The analog procedure was utilized for analysis of a circular plate, to the results of which an engineering modification was applied to obtain theoretical data for comparison with experiments on a hexagonal plate with and without a central circular hole.

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