Summary and Outlook

  • Marcus AßmusEmail author
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology book series (BRIEFSAPPLSCIENCES)


In present treatise an approach for structural analysis of Anti-Sandwiches is presented. In principle, theories for thin-walled structures are suitable for mechanical analysis at such configurations. Since mechanical properties and structural thicknesses of the different layers of an Anti-Sandwich differ widely, classical approaches for composite structures fail to predict correct results. Therefore, a layer-wise approach is chosen within the present discourse. Each layer is considered as a single continuum, while all equations are related to the middle surface of the structure.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of MechanicsOtto von Guericke UniversityMagdeburg, Saxony-AnhaltGermany

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