Some Recent Studies on Plastic Behavior of Plates Subjected to Large Impact Loads

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Ge Wang

American Bureau of Shipping, 16855 Northchase Drive, Houston, TX 77060e-mail: gwang@eagle.org

J. Offshore Mech. Arct. Eng 124(3), 125-131 (Aug 01, 2002) (7 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1490933 History: Received October 01, 2001; Revised January 01, 2002; Online August 01, 2002
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Punching a plate with a rigid sphere
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Measured load-deformation data for a circular plate punched by three rigid spheres 7 and comparisons with predictions using the analytical formulas Eqs. (5678910)
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A punctured plate: four cracks in radical direction results from a penetration by a cone with a spherical nose 6
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Measured load-penetration curves for a circular, rectangular and square plate penetrated by a cone with a spherical nose 2000 10 and predictions of the strength of the ruptured plates using Eq. (11)
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Comparison of empirical and analytical formulas Eqs. (121314151617) with a tearing test 15
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A web girder compressed by a rigid wedge, forming local folds
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Comparison between predictions with a test on crushing a web and flange combination 4



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