This thesis analyzes a geometric configuration under a loaded condition and establishes location and magnitude of the maximum fillet stress by the use of the Finite Element Method. Results are compared to Heywood's published study.
Library of Congress Subject Headings
Finite element method; Fillets (Engineering); Strains and stresses
Department, Program, or Center
Mechanical Engineering (KGCOE)
Biller, Victor, "Application of the finite element method to the solution of maximum fillet stresses in loaded projections" (1976). Thesis. Rochester Institute of Technology. Accessed from
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