Zanaboni in 1937 published three notes in the Rendiconti in which he proposed a modified version and new proof of Saint-Venant’s principle applicable to bodies not necessarily cylindrical in shape. Examples are presented to illustrate that Zanaboni’s version is not universally applicable.
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Robin J. Knops, Piero Villaggio, Illustrations of Zanaboni’s formulation of Saint-Venant’s principle. Atti Accad. Naz. Lincei Cl. Sci. Fis. Mat. Natur. 22 (2011), no. 3, pp. 347–364DOI 10.4171/RLM/604