Quarterly of Applied Mathematics

Quarterly of Applied Mathematics

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Flattening of membranes of revolution by large stretching--Asymptotic solution with boundary layer

Authors: Daniel Y. P. Perng and Chien-Heng Wu
Journal: Quart. Appl. Math. 30 (1973), 407-420
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/qam/99720
MathSciNet review: QAM99720
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Abstract: The problem is solved explicitly by the method of matching asymptotics. The stretching of a flat membrane with an inclusion is studied as an example. Asymptotic stress and strain concentration ratios are derived. It is shown that the stress concentration ratio tends to unity as the stretching tends to infinity. This is justified by the exact numerical solution.

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/qam/99720
Article copyright: © Copyright 1973 American Mathematical Society

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