Forced Vibration Analysis for Damped Periodic Systems With One Nonlinear Disorder

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H. C. Chan, Y. K. Cheung

Department of Civil and Structural Engineering, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong

C. W. Cai

Department of Mechanics, Zhongshan University, Guangzhou 510275, P. R. China

J. Appl. Mech 67(1), 140-147 (Dec 28, 1998) (8 pages) doi:10.1115/1.321158 History: Received June 10, 1998; Revised December 28, 1998
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Grahic Jump Location
The frequency response (|As0|−Ω/ω0) curve
Grahic Jump Location
Damped periodic system with a nonlinear disorder; (a) original system with n number of subsystems, (b) equivalent system with cyclic periodicity and 2n number of subsystems



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