Approximation technics for an unsteady dynamic Koiter shell. (English) Zbl 1140.74022

Summary: We propose a mixed formulation in dynamical elasticity of shells which allows a locking-free finite element approximation for bending-dominated Koiter shells.


74S05 Finite element methods applied to problems in solid mechanics
74K25 Shells
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