Jostein Hellesland

Professor Emeritus - Mechanics
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Other affiliations Department of Mathematics

Research interests

Mechanics and numerical modelling of structures and solids in general; stability problems; elastic and nonlinear analyses; development of code oriented analysis and design methods and design provisions for columns and frame structures; sustained, repeated and imposed loading.

Degrees

  • 1970, PhD (Philosophiae Doctor), Dept. of Civil Engineering, Univ. of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.
  • 1966, Sivilingeniør (master equiv.), NTH (now NTNU (Norwegian Univ. of Science and Technology)), Trondheim.

 Experience

Permanent employment positions

  • 2013.2 --            Professor emeritus, UiO
  • 1988.1-- 2013.2  Professor of solid/structural mechanics, UiO.
  • 1984.8 --1987.12 Adjunct Professor of solid/structural mechanics , UiO.
  • 1985.4--1987.12  Senior Principal Engineer, Veritas Offshore Technology and Services A/S (as Section Head of Concr. Structures and Foundations), and prior to this in the Industry and Offshore Division (Dept. for Structures), Det Norske Veritas (DNV), Høvik.
  • 1972.1--1985.4   Project Engineer, Principal Engineer, Senior Principal (Chief) Engineer, Dr.ing. A. Aas-Jakobsen A/S (AAJ), Oslo.

Temporary research employment

  • 1984.6-8 Research Engineer, Univ. of California, Berkeley.
  • 1981.2-9 Research Associate, Univ. of Alberta, Edmonton.
  • 1980.7--1981.2 Research Engineer, Univ. of California, Berkeley.
  • 1966.9-1971.12 Research Assistant and Post Doctoral Fellow, Univ. of Waterloo.

Visiting professor/esearcher -- extended stays

  • University of Texas, Austin, USA, Fall 1999 (Aug.-Jan.)
  • Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya (UPC)), Barcelona, Spania, Fall 2001.

 Selected boards, etc (past and present)

  • Elected member, NTVA (Norwegian Academy of Technological Sciences).
  • 2012.11 --  Member, TG6 "Structural Analysis", of CEN-committee 250/SC 2/WG 1/
  • 2008.11--   Editorial Board member, Journal of Constructional Steel Research.
  • 2004--        Member, Int. Struct. Steel Research Advisors (ISSRA), AISC Journ.
  • 1997--2001 Editorial Board member, Journal of Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering.
  • 1976--1980 National Editor, Journal of the Nordic Concr. Federation.
  • 1976--1998 Reporter, FIP Notes, Federation Internationale de la Precontrainte.

Teaching

Undergraduate and graduate courses in solid and structural mechanics)..

Supervision

-- 63 cand.scient. and master graduates.

-- 10 doctoral  graduates (since 1992).

Consulting  and advisory activities

1988--2006: Consulting/advisory activities for DNV, Statoil (rehabilitation of Statpipe under water bridge structures), the Bridge Department of the Directorate of Public Roads, Oslo (development of analysis and design specifications for bridges, and analysis and design aspects of a number of suspension bridges etc.) and Svenska vegverket (Høga Kusten bron).

1985--1987: At DNV, consultancy services to a number of petroleum companies, incl. design review and verification of offshore  structures (Beryl A, Brent B, Maureen ALP, Gullfaks B, Troll GBS, Saga's deepwater tower Karin, etc.), development and updating of design spesifications, and various research and development projects.

1972--1985: At AAJ, design and consultancy services covering a great number and a wide range of structures, incl. industrial structures, various kinds of bridges and offshore structures, development of design recommendations for offshore structures (for the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate, Norsk Hydro), and a number of research and development oriented studies, etc..

Tags: Mechanics, Solid mechanics

Publications

  • Sollund, Håvar Andreas; Vedeld, Knut; Fyrileiv, Olav & Hellesland, Jostein (2016). Improved assessments of wave-induced fatigue for free spanning pipelines. Applied Ocean Research.  ISSN 0141-1187.  61, s 130- 147 . doi: 10.1016/j.apor.2016.10.004 Show summary
  • Vedeld, Knut; Sollund, Håvar Andreas & Hellesland, Jostein (2015). Closed Analytical Expressions for Stress Distributions in Two-Layer Cylinders and Their Application to Offshore Lined and Clad Pipes. Journal of Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering-Transactions of The Asme.  ISSN 0892-7219.  137(2), s 1- 9 . doi: 10.1115/1.4029357 Show summary
  • Brubak, Lars; Hareide, O. J. & Hellesland, Jostein (2014). Application of a Semi-Analytical Approach for Vibration Analysis of Irregularly Stiffened Plates. Trita-MEK.  ISSN 0348-467X.  (24), s 220- 229 Show summary
  • Sollund, Håvar Andreas; Vedeld, Knut & Hellesland, Jostein (2014). Efficient analytical solutions for heated and pressurized multi-layer cylinders. Ocean Engineering.  ISSN 0029-8018.  92, s 285- 295 . doi: 10.1016/j.oceaneng.2014.10.003 Show summary
  • Sollund, Håvar Andreas; Vedeld, Knut; Hellesland, Jostein & Fyrileiv, Olav (2014). Dynamic response of multi-span offshore pipelines. Marine Structures.  ISSN 0951-8339.  39, s 174- 197 . doi: 10.1016/j.marstruc.2014.07.006
  • Vedeld, Knut; Sollund, Håvar Andreas; Hellesland, Jostein & Fyrileiv, Olav (2014). Effective axial forces in offshore lined and clad pipes. Engineering structures.  ISSN 0141-0296.  66, s 66- 80 . doi: 10.1016/j.engstruct.2014.01.051 Show summary
  • Brubak, Lars; Andersen, Håkon S. & Hellesland, Jostein (2013). Ultimate strength prediction by semi-analytical analysis ofstiffened plates with various boundary conditions. Thin-walled structures.  ISSN 0263-8231.  62(January), s 28- 36 . doi: 10.1016/j.tws.2012.08.005 Show summary
  • Brubak, Lars; Hellesland, Jostein & Hareide, Ole J. (2013). Vibration analysis of plates with arbitrary stiffener arrangements using a semi-analytical approach, In  Computational Methods in Marine Engineering V.  International Center for Numerical Methods in Engineering (CIMNE).  ISBN 978-84-941407-4-7.  Vitenskapeli artikkel.  s 320 - 331
  • Challamel, Noël & Hellesland, Jostein (2013). Buckling of softening columns in a continuum damage mechanics perspective - Local versus non-local formulation. European journal of mechanics. A, Solids.  ISSN 0997-7538.  39(May-June), s 229- 242 . doi: 10.1016/j.euromechsol.2012.11.007 Show summary
  • Challamel, Noël; Kolvik, Gjermund & Hellesland, Jostein (2013). Plate buckling analysis using a general higher order shear deformation theory. International Journal of Structural Stability and Dynamics.  ISSN 0219-4554.  13(5) . doi: 10.1142/S0219455413500284 Show summary
  • Vedeld, Knut; Sollund, Håvar Andreas & Hellesland, Jostein (2013). Free vibrations of free spanning offshore pipelines. Engineering structures.  ISSN 0141-0296.  56, s 68- 82 . doi: 10.1016/j.engstruct.2013.04.013
  • Hellesland, Jostein (2012). Evaluation of effective length formulas and applications in system instability analysis. Engineering structures.  ISSN 0141-0296.  45(12 (Dec)), s 405- 420 . doi: 10.1016/j.engstruct.2012.06.028 Show summary
  • Brubak, Lars & Hellesland, Jostein (2011). Semi-analytical postbuckling analysis of stiffened imperfect plates with a free or stiffened edge. Computers & structures.  ISSN 0045-7949.  89(17-18), s 1574- 1585 . doi: 10.1016/j.compstruc.2011.05.007 Show summary
  • Challamel, Noël & Hellesland, Jostein (2011). Simplified buckling analysis of imperfection sensitive reinforced concrete structures, In Jouni Freund & Reijo Kouhia (ed.),  Proceedings of the 24th Nordic Seminar on Computational Mechanics.  Alto University publication series.  ISBN 978-952-60-4347-0.  Stability.  s 141 - 144 Show summary
  • Andersen, Håkon s.; Hellesland, Jostein & Brubak, Lars (2010). Strength criterion for stiffened plates with a free or stiffened edge. Trita-MEK.  ISSN 0348-467X. Show summary
  • Brubak, Lars & Hellesland, Jostein (2010). Response propagation analysis of imperfect stiffened plates with a free or flexible edge using a semi-analytical method. Trita-MEK.  ISSN 0348-467X. Show summary
  • Brubak, Lars; Hellesland, Jostein & Steen, Eivind (2009). Approximate postbuckling analysis of imperfect stiffened plates with a free edge, In T. Kvamsdal; B.R. Pettersen; P. Bergan; E. Onate & J. Garcia (ed.),  Computational methods in marine engineering III.  International Center for Numerical Methods in Engineering (CIMNE).  ISBN 9788496736665.  KAPITTEL.  s 336 - 338
  • Hellesland, Jostein (2009). Extended second order approximate analysis of frames with sway-braced column interaction. Journal of constructional steel research.  ISSN 0143-974X.  65(5), s 1075- 1086 . doi: 10.1016/j.jcsr.2008.08.008 Show summary
  • Hellesland, Jostein (2009). Second order approximate analysis of unbraced multistorey frames with single curvature regions. Engineering structures.  ISSN 0141-0296.  31(8), s 1734- 1744 . doi: 10.1016/j.engstruct.2009.02.015 Show summary
  • Brubak, Lars & Hellesland, Jostein (2008). Strength criteria in semi-analytical, large deflection analysis of stiffened plates in local and global bending. Thin-walled structures.  ISSN 0263-8231.  46(12), s 1382- 1390 . doi: 10.1016/j.tws.2008.03.013 Show summary
  • Hellesland, Jostein (2008). Mechanics and slenderness limits of sway-restricted reinforced concrete columns. Journal of Structural Engineering.  ISSN 0733-9445.  134(8), s 1300- 1309 . doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9445(2008)134:8(1300) Show summary
  • Steen, Eivind; Byklum, Eirik & Hellesland, Jostein (2008). Elastic postbuckling stiffness of biaxially compressed rectangular plates. Engineering structures.  ISSN 0141-0296.  30(10), s 2631- 2643 . doi: 10.1016/j.engstruct.2008.02.006 Show summary
  • Brubak, Lars & Hellesland, Jostein (2007). Approximate buckling strength analysis of arbitrarily stiffened, stepped plates. Engineering structures.  ISSN 0141-0296.  29(9), s 2321- 2333 . doi: 10.1016/j.engstruct.2006.12.002 Show summary
  • Brubak, Lars & Hellesland, Jostein (2007). Semi-analytical postbuckling and strength analysis of arbitrarily stiffened plates in local and global bending. Thin-walled structures.  ISSN 0263-8231.  45(6 (June)), s 620- 633 . doi: 10.1016/j.tws.2007.04.011 Show summary
  • Brubak, Lars; Hellesland, Jostein & Steen, Eivind (2007). Closure to discussion by O. Bedair of 'Semi-analytical buckling strength analysis of plates with arbitrary stiffener arrangements'. Journal of constructional steel research.  ISSN 0143-974X.  63(12), s 1618- 1620 . doi: 10.1016/j.jcsr.2007.05.012
  • Brubak, Lars; Hellesland, Jostein & Steen, Eivind (2007). Semi-analytical buckling strength analysis of plates with arbitrary stiffener arrangements. Journal of constructional steel research.  ISSN 0143-974X.  63(4), s 532- 543 . doi: 10.1016/j.jcsr.2006.06.002 Show summary
  • Hellesland, Jostein (2007). Mechanics and Effective Lengths of Columns with Positive and Negative End Restraints. Engineering structures.  ISSN 0141-0296.  29(12), s 3464- 3474 . doi: 10.1016/j.engstruct.2007.08.021 Show summary
  • Brubak, Lars & Hellesland, Jostein (2007). Strength criteria in stiffened plate analysis using semi-analytical, large deflection methods, In E. Onate; J. Garcia; P. Bergan & T. Kvamsdal (ed.),  Computational Methods in Marine Engineering II.  International Center for Numerical Methods in Engineering (CIMNE).  ISBN 978-84-96736-19-1.  Kapittel.  s 71 - 74
  • Hellesland, Jostein (2005). Nonslender Column Limits for Braced and Unbraced Reinforced Concrete Members. ACI Structural Journal.  ISSN 0889-3241.  102(1), s 12- 21
  • Mari, Antonio R. & Hellesland, Jostein (2005). Lower slenderness limits for rectangular reinforced concrete columns. Journal of Structural Engineering.  ISSN 0733-9445.  131(1)
  • Hellesland, Jostein (2000). An improved K-factor formula. Discussion,. Journal of Structural Engineering.  ISSN 0733-9445.  126(5)
  • Hellesland, Jostein (1998). Application of the method of means to the stability analysis of unbraced frames. Journal of constructional steel research.  ISSN 0143-974X.  46(1-3)
  • Hellesland, Jostein & Bjorhovde, Reidar (1998). Closure of "Restraint demand factors and effective lengths of braced columns". Journal of Structural Engineering.  ISSN 0733-9445.  124, s 474- 475

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  • Casandjian, Charles; Challamel, Noël; Lanos, Christophe & Hellesland, Jostein (2013). R. C. Beams, Columns and Frames - Mechanics and Design. John Wiley & Sons.  ISBN 9781848214828.  320 s.
  • Hellesland, Jostein; Challamel, Noël; Casandjian, Charles & Lanos, Christophe (2013). R. C. Beams, Columns and Frames - Section and Slender Member Analysis. John Wiley & Sons.  ISBN 9781848215696.  320 s.

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  • Hellesland, Jostein (2016). Preliminary global stiffness proposal (for second order global system analysis) (Doc. TG6/N77)..
  • Hellesland, Jostein (2016). Second order analysis of members and systems -- Revised and updated proposal for EC2-5.8 (Doc.TG6/N82).
  • Hellesland, Jostein (2015). Comments on EI-values in the moment-magnifier procedure of EC2, and in Dutch rules (Doc.TG6/N48)..
  • Hellesland, Jostein (2015). Flexural stiffness for slender columns -- A collection of published research (Doc. TG6/N61)..
  • Brubak, Lars; Hareide, O. J. & Hellesland, Jostein (2014). On Application of a Semi-Analytical Approach for Vibration Analysis of Irregularly Stiffened Plates.
  • Hellesland, Jostein (2014). Discussion of proposal for Second order structural analysis of members and systems (doc. TG6/14).
  • Hellesland, Jostein (2014). Principles and basis for nominal stiffness and curvature (doc. TG6/N37).
  • Hellesland, Jostein (2014). Second order analysis of members and systems -- Proposal for EC2-5.8 (doc.CEN/TC250/SC2/WG1/TG6 N14).
  • Brubak, Lars; Hellesland, Jostein & Hareide, Ole J. (2013). Vibration analysis of plates with arbitrary stiffener arrangement using a semi-analytical approach.
  • Hellesland, Jostein (2013). Second order structural analysis of members and systems -- Preliminary comments towards revising EC2:2004-sect.5.8.
  • Challamel, Noël & Hellesland, Jostein (2012). Buckling of Imperfect CDM Structural Systems.
  • Challamel, Noël & Hellesland, Jostein (2012). Post-buckling and post-failure of CDM structural systems.
  • Hareide, Ole J.; Brubak, Lars; Steen, Eivind & Hellesland, Jostein (2012). Approximate buckling model for steel-elastomer sandwich plates. Show summary
  • Andersen, Håkon S.; Hellesland, Jostein & Brubak, Lars (2010). On strength criteria for stiffened plates with a free or stiffened edge.
  • Brubak, Lars & Hellesland, Jostein (2010). On response propagation analysis of imperfect stiffened plates with a free or flexible edge using a semi-analytical method.
  • Brubak, Lars & Hellesland, Jostein (2010). Semi-analytical large displacement analysis of stiffened imperfect plates with a free or stiffened edge. Preprint series (Universitetet i Oslo. Matematisk institutt), Mechanic. 2. Full text in Research Archive.
  • Brubak, Lars; Hellesland, Jostein & Steen, Eivind (2009). Approximate postbuckling analysis of imperfect stiffened plates with a free edge.
  • Hellesland, Jostein (2009). Closure to "Mechanics and Slenderness Limits of Sway-Restricted Reinforced Concrete Columns" by Jostein Hellesland. Journal of Structural Engineering.  ISSN 0733-9445.  135(11), s 1431- 1433
  • Hellesland, Jostein (2009). Konstruksjonsmekanikk MEK3500/4500--Ekasamensoppgaver med løsningsforslag.
  • Hellesland, Jostein (2009). Lineære og ikke-lineære beregningsmetoder -- 2. ordens virkninger.
  • Hellesland, Jostein (2009). Lineære og ikke-lineære beregningsmetoder -- 2. ordens virkninger.
  • Hellesland, Jostein (2009). Lineære og ikke-lineære beregningsmetoder -- 2. ordens virkninger.
  • Hellesland, Jostein (2009). Lineære og ikke-linære beregningsmetoder-- 2. ordens lastvirkninger.
  • Hellesland, Jostein (2009). Todimensjonal elastisitetsteori for tynne plater--Introduksjon.
  • Hellesland, Jostein (2008). Approximate second order analysis of unbraced frames reflecting inter-storey interaction in single curvature regions. Research report in mechanics. 08-2.
  • Hellesland, Jostein (2008). Extended second order approximate sway and critical load analysis of frames with sway-braced column interaction. Research report in mechanics. 08-1.
  • Hellesland, Jostein (2008). NS-EN 1992 Lineære og ikke-lineære beregningsmetoder - 2. ordens lastvirkninger.
  • Hellesland, Jostein (2008). NS-EN 1992, Eurokode-2 -- Lineære og ikke-lineære beregningsmetoder; 2. ordens lastvirkninger.
  • Brubak, Lars & Hellesland, Jostein (2007). Strength criteria in local and global semi-analytical, large deflection analysis of arbitrarily stiffened plates. Preprint series. Mechanics and Applied Mathematics. 07-2.
  • Brubak, Lars & Hellesland, Jostein (2007). Strength criteria in stiffened plate analysis using semi-analytical, large deflection methods.
  • Brubak, Lars & Hellesland, Jostein (2006). Computational postbuckling and strength analysis of arbitrarily stiffened plates in local and global bending. Preprint series. Mechanics and Applied Mathematics. 06-3.
  • Brubak, Lars & Hellesland, Jostein (2006). Semi-analytical buckling strength analysis of arbitrarily stiffened plates with varying thickness. Preprint series. Mechanics and Applied Mathematics. 06-2.
  • Brubak, Lars & Hellesland, Jostein (2005). Computational buckling strength analysis of stiffened plates with varying thickness.
  • Brubak, Lars & Hellesland, Jostein (2005). Computational buckling strength analysis of stiffened plates with varying thickness, In P. Bergan; J. Garcia; E. Onate & T. Kvamsdal (ed.),  Computational Methods in Marine Engineering.  International Center for Numerical Methods in Engineering (CIMNE).  ISBN 84-95999-63-3.  Ultimate Strength .....  s 355 - 364
  • Brubak, Lars; Hellesland, Jostein & Steen, Eivind (2005). Semi-analytical buckling strength analysis of plates with arbitrary stiffener orientations. Preprint series. Mechanics and Applied Mathematics. Nr. 05 - 3. Show summary
  • Hellesland, Jostein (2005). Analysis of second order effects with axial loads, EN 1992-1-1-2004 (E), 5.8 -- Nasjonalt tillegg (NA).
  • Hellesland, Jostein (2005). Buckling of plates, slenderness limits of columns, etc. -- Research overview.
  • Hellesland, Jostein (2005). Comments to Proposed Changes to ACI 318-02 Slender Column Provisions. Research report in mechanics. No. 5.
  • Hellesland, Jostein & Brubak, Lars (2005). Stability of Stiffened Orthotropic Plates: Performance Based Design.
  • Brubak, Lars & Hellesland, Jostein (2004). Approximate buckling strength analysis of plates with arbitrarily oriented stiffeners.
  • Brubak, Lars & Hellesland, Jostein (2004). Knekningsanalyse av plater med vilkårlig orienterte stivere.
  • Osnes, Harald & Hellesland, Jostein (2004). Faststoff-/konstruksjonsmekanikk ved UiO.
  • Mari, Antonio & Hellesland, Jostein (2003). When can second order effects in columns be neglected?.
  • Hellesland, Jostein (2003). Non-slender Column Limits for Braced, End-loaded Members. Preprint series. Mechanics and Applied Mathematics. 2.
  • Hellesland, Jostein (2003). Non-slender RC Column Limits. Preprint series. Mechanics and Applied Mathematics. 1. Show summary
  • Hellesland, Jostein (2002). Lower slenderness limits for braced, end loaded r.c. compression members. Research report in mechanics. 2. Show summary
  • Hellesland, Jostein (2002). Lower slenderness limits for unbraced and transversely loaded braced r.c. compression members. Research report in mechanics. 1.
  • Andersen, Alfred; Osnes, Harald & Hellesland, Jostein (2000). Computational analysis of computational joints.
  • Hellesland, Jostein; Osnes, Harald & Skeie, Geir (2000). Proceedings of the 13th Nordic Seminar on Computational Mechanics. Show summary
  • Hellesland, Jostein (1999). Bridge design and construction in Norway.
  • Hellesland, Jostein (1999). On column slenderness limits. Full text in Research Archive.
  • Hellesland, Jostein (1999). Slanke konstruksjonsdeler.
  • Hellesland, Jostein (1999). Slanke konstruksjonsdeler.
  • Hellesland, Jostein (1999). Structural engineering for the largest petroleum exploration structure in the North Sea,.
  • Hellesland, Jostein (1998). Andre ordens teori for armert betongstav--Prinsipper og forenklinger,.
  • Hellesland, Jostein (1998). Dimensjoneringsgrunnlag for vertikale avstivningssystemer,.
  • Hellesland, Jostein (1998). Dimensjoneringsgrunnlag for vertikale avstivningssystemer,.
  • Hellesland, Jostein (1998). Dimensjoneringshjelpemidler for slanke trykkstaver,.
  • Hellesland, Jostein (1998). Kommentarer og forslag til endringer i NS 3473, pkt.A.9.4.4 (4.utg.,1992) vedr. rotasjonsbehov og rotasjonskapasitetsberegninger,.
  • Hellesland, Jostein (1998). Slanke betongkonstruksjoner -- Oversikt over beregningsmetoder, bestemmelser i NS 3473, og aktuelle konstruksjonsdeler,.
  • Hellesland, Jostein (1998). Slanke trykkstaver etter NS 3473,.
  • Hellesland, Jostein (1998). Trykkstaver i rammesystem--Knekklengder,.
  • Hellesland, Jostein (1998). Trykkstaver i rammesystemer,.
  • Hellesland, Jostein; Kanstad, Terje; Sørensen, Svein & Ålstedt, Erik (1998). Anvendelse av elementmetodeprogram på slanke plater, vegger og skall,.
  • Hellesland, Jostein & Frislid, Andreas (1997). Approximate critical load analysis of frame systems with axially compressed beams.

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