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Shear areas (Ay ,Az)

May 12, 2016 at 9:14 PM
Edited May 12, 2016 at 9:15 PM
First of all, Thanks for this great effort

I have a question about calculating Ay and Az in a generic way. If you have an algorithm doing that please tell me.

Thanks in advance.
Oct 11, 2016 at 3:35 PM
Edited Oct 11, 2016 at 3:36 PM
Some information exists in this book:
Structural Analysis with the Finite Element Method Linear Statics - Volume 2. Beams, Plates and Shells

Section: " Computation of the shear correction parameter" @ Page 41