Table of Contents
International Journal of Metals
Volume 2014, Article ID 980563, 11 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/980563
Research Article

Static Response of Functionally Graded Material Plate under Transverse Load for Varying Aspect Ratio

1Jodhpur Institute of Technology, Jodhpur, Rajasthan 342003, India
2Jai Narain Vyas University, Jodhpur, Rajasthan 342005, India

Received 31 December 2013; Revised 2 June 2014; Accepted 4 June 2014; Published 30 June 2014

Academic Editor: Yanqing Lai

Copyright © 2014 Manish Bhandari and Kamlesh Purohit. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. G. N. Praveen and J. N. Reddy, “Nonlinear transient thermoelastic analysis of functionally graded ceramic-metal plates,” International Journal of Solids and Structures, vol. 35, no. 33, pp. 4457–4476, 1998. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  2. J. N. Reddy, “Thermomechanical behavior of functionally graded materials,” Final Report for AFOSR Grant F49620-95-1-0342, CML Report 98–01, 1998. View at Google Scholar
  3. Z. Q. Cheng and R. C. Batra, “Three-dimensional thermoelastic deformations of a functionally graded elliptic plate,” Composites B: Engineering, vol. 31, no. 2, pp. 97–106, 2000. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. J. N. Reddy, “Analysis of functionally graded plates,” International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, vol. 47, no. 1–3, pp. 663–684, 2000. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. B. V. Sankar and J. T. Tzeng, “Thermal stresses in functionally graded beams,” AIAA Journal, vol. 40, no. 6, pp. 1228–1232, 2002. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. L. F. Qian, R. C. Batra, and L. M. Chen, “Static and dynamic deformations of thick functionally graded elastic plates by using higher order shear and normal deformable plate theory and meshless local Petrov-Galerkin method,” Composite Part B, vol. 35, no. 6–8, pp. 685–697, 2004. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  7. A. J. M. Ferreira, R. C. Batra, C. M. C. Roque, L. F. Qian, and P. A. L. S. Martins, “Static analysis of functionally graded plates using third-order shear deformation theory and a meshless method,” Composite Structures, vol. 69, no. 4, pp. 449–457, 2005. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  8. M. Tahani, M. A. Torabizadeh, and A. Fereidoon, “Non-linear response of functionally graded beams under transverse loads,” in Proceedings of the 14th Annual International Techanical Engineering Conference, Isfahan University of Technology, Isfahan, Iran, May 2006.
  9. S. Chi and Y. Chung, “Mechanical behavior of functionally graded material plates under transverse load—part I: analysis,” International Journal of Solids and Structures, vol. 43, no. 13, pp. 3657–3674, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  10. S.-H. Chi and Y.-L. Chung, “Mechanical behavior of functionally graded material plates under transverse load—Part II: numerical results,” International Journal of Solids and Structures, vol. 43, no. 13, pp. 3675–3691, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  11. H. Wang and Q.-H. Qin, “Meshless approach for thermo-mechanical analysis of functionally graded materials,” Engineering Analysis with Boundary Elements, vol. 32, no. 9, pp. 704–712, 2008. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  12. Y. M. Shabana and N. Noda, “Numerical evaluation of the thermomechanical effective properties of a functionally graded material using the homogenization method,” International Journal of Solids and Structures, vol. 45, no. 11-12, pp. 3494–3506, 2008. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Zentralblatt MATH · View at Scopus
  13. M. Mahdavian, “Buckling analysis of simply-supported functionally graded rectangular plates under non-uniform in-plane compressive loading,” Journal of Solid Mechanics, vol. 1, no. 3, pp. 213–225, 2009. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  14. A. M. Zenkour and D. S. Mashat, “Thermal buckling analysis of ceramic-metal functionally graded plates,” Natural Science, vol. 2, no. 9, pp. 968–978, 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  15. S. S. Alieldin, A. E. Alshorbagy, and M. Shaat, “A first-order shear deformation finite element model for elastostatic analysis of laminated composite plates and the equivalent functionally graded plates,” Ain Shams Engineering Journal, vol. 2, no. 1, pp. 53–62, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  16. K.-S. Na and J.-H. Kim, “Comprehensive studies on mechanical stress analysis of Functionally Graded Plates,” World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, vol. 60, pp. 768–773, 2011. View at Google Scholar
  17. B. C. L. Vanam, M. Rajyalakshmi, and R. Inala, “Static analysis of an isotropic rectangular plate using finite element analysis (FEA),” Journal of Mechanical Engineering Research, vol. 4, no. 4, pp. 148–162, 2012. View at Google Scholar
  18. M. Raki, R. Alipour, and A. Kamanbedast, “Thermal buckling of thin rectangular FGM plate,” World Applied Sciences Journal, vol. 16, no. 1, pp. 52–62, 2012. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  19. M. Talha and B. N. Singh, “Thermo-mechanical deformation behavior of functionally graded rectangular plates subjected to various boundary conditions and loadings,” International Journal of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering, vol. 6, p. 1, 2012. View at Google Scholar
  20. G. Srinivas and U. Shiva Prasad, “Simulation of traditional composites under mechanical loads,” International Journal of Systems, Algorithms & Applications, vol. 2, pp. 10–14, 2012. View at Google Scholar
  21. G. Srinivas and U. Shiva Prasad, “Simulation of traditional composites under thermal loads,” Research Journal of Recent Sciences, vol. 2, pp. 273–278, 2013. View at Google Scholar
  22. A. E. Alshorbagy, S. S. Alieldin, M. Shaat, and F. F. Mahmoud, “Finite element analysis of the deformation of functionally graded plates under thermomechanical loads,” Mathematical Problems in Engineering, vol. 2013, Article ID 569781, 13 pages, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus