The Short-Time Impulse Response of Euler-Bernoulli Beams

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Anindya Chatterjee

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore 560012, Indiae-mail: anindya@mecheng.iisc.ernet.in

J. Appl. Mech 71(2), 208-218 (May 05, 2004) (11 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1667531 History: Received October 17, 2002; Revised August 18, 2003; Online May 05, 2004
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Displacements of a simply supported beam. See text for details.
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Short-time impulse response of a simply supported beam. See text for details.
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Support forces in response to a central pulse load of magnitude 1/ε and duration ε
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(a) Displacement u versus time t. (b) through (f) are enlarged portions of (a). See text for details.



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