Software for Stresses and Mohr’s Circle Computation, Transformation and Sensitivity Analysis

  IJETT-book-cover  International Journal of Engineering Trends and Technology (IJETT)          
© 2015 by IJETT Journal
Volume-28 Number-3
Year of Publication : 2015
Authors : Okonkwo Ugochukwu C., Onokwai Anthony O., Onokpite Ejiroghene
DOI :  10.14445/22315381/IJETT-V28P224


Okonkwo Ugochukwu C., Onokwai Anthony O., Onokpite Ejiroghene"Software for Stresses and Mohr’s Circle Computation, Transformation and Sensitivity Analysis", International Journal of Engineering Trends and Technology (IJETT), V28(3),123-129 October 2015. ISSN:2231-5381. published by seventh sense research group

Software has been developed for stress and Mohr’s circle computation, transformation and sensitivity analysis. It is developed to help students visualize the state of stress at a point and to understand the nature and effects of stress transformation which is one of the leading importance phenomena in the field of engineering. The software shows the effect of stresses on materials inclined at different angles and subjected to axial compressive loading. The software is developed in java programming language, because it is simple, objectoriented and user friendly. The developed software calculates normal stress, tangential stress, resultant stress as well as obliquity of resultant stress with changing orientation while Mohr circle is used to support the graphics. It also shows the behaviour of stresses on materials as the angle of inclination varies.


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Stress, Software, Stress transformation, Mohr’s Circle, Principal stress, Tangential stress, Resultant Stress, Obliquity of resultant Stress.