Crest of the Royal National Institution of Naval Architects - Click to return to the homepage

RINA NEW BANNER

MarintechChina Until June 2022

Hybrid Expo

SMM May_June 2022

Autoship

International Registries May 2022

Air Products May 2022

IJME 388

Paper title: Buckling and Post-Buckling of Isotropic and Composite Stiffened Panels: A Review on Optimisation (2000-2015)

 

Authors

X-Y Ni, Nanjing Forestry University, PR China

B G Prusty and A K Hellier, The University of New South Wales, Australia

Summary 

Stiffened panels made out of isotropic or anisotropic materials are being extensively used as structural elements for aircraft, maritime, and other structures. In order to maintain stiffness and strength with light weight, new design techniques must be employed when utilising these materials. Their stability, ultimate strength and loading capacity are the key issues pertaining to these engineering structures which have attracted a number of investigators to undertake in-depth research, either in an academic or actual engineering context. This paper presents a review of the optimisation techniques applied to buckling and post-buckling of stiffened panels. Papers published in the period from 2000 to May 2015 have been taken into consideration. The topic is addressed by identifying the most significant objectives, targets and issues, as well as the optimisation formulations, optimisation algorithms and models available. Finally a critical discussion, giving some practical advice and pointing out the most common issues involved in optimisation of buckling and post-buckling of stiffened panels, is provided.

Reference

Transactions RINA, Vol 158, Part A3, International Journal Maritime Engineering, Jul-Sep 2016 

DOI Number

DOI No: 10.3940/rina.ijme.2016.a3.388

Search and Order IJME papers

All International Journal of Maritime Engineering (IJME) papers are listed in the RINA Publications Database. You can search the database by author name and paper title. Publications may be ordered and paid for online. Other publications are also listed, some of which may be downloaded free of charge. Follow the link to Search Publications & Order.

RINA membership

Cyber Security On Demand Button

LNG_FEB_FINAL_BUTTON_20022

Teinbridge Propeller

Euronaval Apr - Oct 2022

Uni Stratchclyde June 2021

Metstrade May 2022