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This chapter consists of three sections. Objectives and scope of the book are
given in Section 1.1. Section 1.2 outlines the organization. Notes on computer
programming are included in the last section.
Vibration analysis, nonlinear dynamics, plates, shells, box structures,
mixed formulation, finite element method, flat triangular shell elements.
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