Further developments of BEM for micro and macromechanical analyses of composites BEST-CMS (Boundary Element Software Technology-Composite Modeling System), user"s manual : final technical report, NASA grant no. NAG3-1483, April 1993 - March 1997

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  • Thermoelasticity.,
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  • Fiber composites.,
  • Heat transfer.,
  • Elastoplasticity.,
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Other titlesBEST-CMS (Boundary Element Software Technology-Composite Modeling System), user"s manual.
Statementprepared by P.K. Banerjee, principal investigator ... [et al.].
Series[NASA contractor report] -- NASA-CR-204254., NASA contractor report -- NASA CR-204254.
ContributionsBanerjee, P. K. 1941-, United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
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Open LibraryOL15505655M

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