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Minimum weight structural sandwichAuthor(s): Edward W. Kuenzi
Source: Research note FPL no. 086, rev. 1970. Madison, WI : USDA, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory.
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Station: Forest Products Laboratory
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DescriptionThis note presents theoretical analyses for determination of dimensions of structural sandwich of minimum weight that will have certain stiffness and load-carrying capabilities. Included is a brief discussion of the resultant minimum weight configurations.
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CitationKuenzi, Edward W. 1970. Minimum weight structural sandwich. Research note FPL no. 086, rev. 1970. Madison, WI : USDA, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory.
KeywordsStiffness, theoretical analysis, load carrying, facings, cores, edge load, bending moment
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