Temperature and thermal-stress distributions in some structural elements heated at a constant rate

William A. Brooks, Jr.
naca-tn-4306
Aug 1958


Analytical solutions are given for the temperature and thermal-stress distribution in thick skins and structural elements such as angle, channel, T-, and H-sections when heated at a constant rate. Certain of the analytical solutions are evaluated for selected cross-sectional proportions.

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