A New Method for Calculating Bending Moment and Shear Force in Moving Load Problems

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A. V. Pesterev

Institute for Systems Analysis, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia

C. A. Tan

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202

L. A. Bergman

Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering Department, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL 61801

J. Appl. Mech 68(2), 252-259 (Aug 18, 2000) (8 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1356028 History: Received January 10, 2000; Revised August 18, 2000
Copyright © 2001 by ASME
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Grahic Jump Location
Forces acting on the beam from the oscillators
Grahic Jump Location
Shear force distribution at t=0.9 s: exact solution (solid line) and solution by two terms of the new series (dashed line)
Grahic Jump Location
Shear force distribution at t=0.9 s: exact solution (solid line) and solution by the conventional series with 10 terms (dash-dot line) and 20 terms (dashed line)




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