Applied Mathematics and Mechanics

, Volume 9, Issue 1, pp 13–18 | Cite as

Optimal design of minimax deflection of an annular plate

  • Yu Huan-ran
  • Yeh Kai-yuan


The optimal design of minimax deflection of an annular plate is studied in this paper. The annular plate is subjected to an arbitrary axisymmetric loading. The problem can be posed as a standard nonlinear programming problem with equality constraints by means of the stepped reduction method. Some examples are also given to illustrate the method which has many advantages.


Mathematical Modeling Optimal Design Programming Problem Industrial Mathematic Equality Constraint 
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© Shanghai University of Technology 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • Yu Huan-ran
    • 1
  • Yeh Kai-yuan
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of MechanicsLanzhou UniversityLanzhou

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