SLS 08: Thin cylinder under point loads


Material Modulus of elasticity E =10.5N/mm^2
Poisson’s ratio \nu= 0.3125
Geometry Cross-section Thickness e=94 mm
Boundary conditions On edges on the left R_z fixed
In points B R_y fixed
In points C R_x fixed
Loads In points A 0.01kN
Mesh Maximum element size 0.20m
Minimum element size 0.00m


Deformation \delta_y in Diamonds

Point Which result Independent reference Diamonds Difference
A Vertical deformation \delta_y 113.9mm 112.4mm -1.32%


  • Mécaniciens, S. F. D. (1990). Guide de validation des progiciels de calcul des structures: SSLS 20: coque cylindrique pincée.
  • Tested in Diamonds 2023r01.

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