This book compiles techniques used to analyze composite structural elements ranging from beams through plates to stiffened shells. The content is suitable for graduate-level students with a basic background in mechanics of composite materials. Moreover, this book will be placed in an active spot on the bookshelves of composite structures designers as well as researchers.

chapter 2|120 pages

Equations of Composite Structure Mechanics

chapter 3|41 pages

Composite Beams, Columns, and Rings

chapter 4|72 pages

Thin-Walled Beams

chapter 5|86 pages

Composite Panels and Plates

chapter 6|103 pages

Circular Cylindrical Shells