Tapered Timber Beam in Plasticity

Verification Example

A timber beam, reinforced by two steel plates at its ends, is loaded by the pressure. Wood fibres are parallel to the upper loaded side of the beam. The plastic surface is described according to the Tsai-Wu plasticity theory.

RFEM Main Program
RFEM 5.xx

Main Program

Structural engineering software for finite element analysis (FEA) of planar and spatial structural systems consisting of plates, walls, shells, members (beams), solids and contact elements

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