Table 2: Convergence of nondimensional critical load for s-s-s-s four-layered laminated composite plates for two different lamination sequences at 0.1% moisture concentration.

Mess division Nondimensional critical load at 0.1% moisture concentration
0/90/90/045/−45/−45/45

4 × 40.60950.7255
6 × 60.60790.7041
8 × 80.60780.7003
10 × 10 0.60780.7003

; and at °K;  Gpa;  Gpa;  Gpa; ; ; ;  ; .
Critical load: or °K.