M anwar hossain phd peng 1 usefulness of euler formula

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: PEng K.M. Anwar Hossain, PhD, PEng 1 Usefulness of Euler Formula – Upper bound: Columns with large L/r (slender) are not feasible practically because of lower failure load (buckling failure). bound: columns – Lower bound: columns with low slenderness behave as short compression block (yielding failure) – The range between slender and compression block is known as intermediate range. – Neither Euler formula nor compression block theory compression block theory provides results which are in agreement with test results in the intermediate range...
View Full Document

This document was uploaded on 03/31/2014.

Ask a homework question - tutors are online