This book explores a new, economically viable approach to pressure vessel design, included in the (harmonized) standard EN 13445 (for unfired pressure vessels) and based on linear as well as non-linear Finite Element analyses. It is intended as a supporting reference of this standardas route, providing background information on the underlying principles, basic ideas, presuppositions, and new notions. Examples are included to familiarize readers with this approach, to highlight problems and solutions, advantages and disadvantages. * The only book with background information on the direct route in pressure vessel design. * Contains many worked examples, supporting figures and tables and a comprehensive glossary of terms.... design of pressure vessels, the so-called Pressure Equipment Directive (PED) [ 1], five years after the issue of the Design-by-Analysis Manual , ... This book had already been planned long ago, as a continuation of my basic textbook on theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Pressure Vessel Design: The Direct Route|
|Author||:||Josef L Zeman, Franz Rauscher, Sebastian Schindler|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier - 2006-06-23|