Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Shock and Vibration
Volume 19, Issue 2, Pages 187-204
http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/SAV-2011-0623

Derivation of an Efficient Non-Prismatic Thin Curved Beam Element Using Basic Displacement Functions

Ahmad Shahba,1,2 Reza Attarnejad,1,2 and Mehran Eslaminia3

1School of Civil Engineering, University College of Engineering, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
2Centre of Numerical Methods in Engineering, University of Tehran, Iran
3Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, USA

Received 3 July 2010; Revised 20 October 2010

Copyright © 2012 Hindawi Publishing Corporation. 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.

Citations to this Article [8 citations]

The following is the list of published articles that have cited the current article.

  • Reza Attarnejad, and Ahmad Shahba, “Basic Displacement Functions in Analysis of Centrifugally Stiffened Tapered Beams,” Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, vol. 36, no. 5, pp. 841–853, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Reza Attarnejad, Ahmad Shahba, and Shabnam Jandaghi Semnani, “Analysis of non-prismatic Timoshenko beams using basic displacement functions,” Advances in Structural Engineering, vol. 14, no. 2, pp. 319–332, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Zarrinzadeh, Attarnejad, and Shahba, “Free vibration of rotating axially functionally graded tapered beams,” Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part G: Journal of Aerospace Engineering, vol. 226, no. 4, pp. 363–379, 2012. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Shahba, Attarnejad, S. Jandaghi Semnani, Shahriari, and Dormohammadi, “Derivation of an efficient element for free vibration analysis of rotating tapered Timoshenko beams using basic displacement functions,” Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part G: Journal of Aerospace Engineering, vol. 226, no. 11, pp. 1455–1469, 2012. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Shahba, Attarnejad, Jandaghi Semnani, and Honarvar Gheitanbaf, “New shape functions for non-uniform curved Timoshenko beams with arbitrarily varying curvature using basic displacement functions,” Meccanica, vol. 48, no. 1, pp. 159–174, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Zahra Pachenari, and Reza Attarnejad, “Free Vibration of Tapered Mindlin Plates Using Basic Displacement Functions,” Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Eugenio Dragoni, and William J. Bagaria, “Formulation of a three-dimensional shear-flexible bimaterial beam element with constant curvature,” Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part C: Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science, vol. 229, no. 15, pp. 2687–2705, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Amir H. Alavi, Hassene Hasni, Nizar Lajnef, and Karim Chatti, “Damage growth detection in steel plates: Numerical and experimental studies,” Engineering Structures, vol. 128, pp. 124–138, 2016. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar