International Symposium on Vibrations of Continuous Systems















































The Eighth International Symposium on Vibrations of Continuous Systems

Whistler
Canada
July 18-22, 2011

Whistler Village

Whistler Village

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    Papers listed in alphabetical order of Presenter's last name:

  • Applications of Steady-State Modal Data for a Piezoelectric Waveguide with a General Cross- Section
    Hao Bai, Ertugrul Taciroglu and Stanley B. Dong


  • Advances in dynamic stiffness plate elements for free vibration analysis of isotropic plates and stringer panels with mass and spring attachments
    M. Boscolo, F. A. Fazzolari and J. R. Banerjee


  • Three-dimensional natural frequency analysis of a piezoelectric plate by perturbation method
    Piotr Cupial


  • Free vibration of laminated plates by a variable-kinematic Chebyshev-Ritz method
    Lorenzo Dozio and Erasmo Carrera


  • On When Oscillatory Response of a Structural Element is Not Modal Response
    Mark S. Ewing and Himanshu Dande


  • Study on Vibration Design of Laminated Fibrous Composite Plates Reinforced by Short Fibers and Curvilinear Fibers
    Shinya Honda and Yoshihiro Narita


  • Three dimensional vibration analyses of cracked rectangular FGM plates
    C. S. Huang, K. P. Wang, and P. J. Yang


  • Linear and Nonlinear Frequency Characteristics of Rotating Discs
    Stanley G. Hutton and Ramin M. H. Khorosany


  • On the bipenalty method: why is it advantageous to add stiffness and mass
    Sinniah Ilanko and Luis E. Monterrubio


  • Vibration of Damaged Structures Using a Hybrid Continuous and Finite Element Model
    David Kennedy and Reja E. Rabbi


  • Frequency Response Analysis of a Rectangular Plate Subjected to Point Force by Using Transfer Matrix Method
    Kotaro Ishiguri, Yukinori Kobayashi, Yohei Hoshino and Takanori Emaru


  • Two Interesting Rememberances
    Arthur Leissa


  • Experiments in Chaotic Vibrations of a Stepped Beam
    Shinichi Maruyama, Ken-ichi Nagai and Tatsuya Inoue


  • Approach of a Mode Shape Function to Analyses on Nonlinear Vibrations of a Stepped Beam
    Ken-ichi Nagai, Shinichi Maruyama, Katsuya Ishigami and Ryusuke Kobayashi


  • Vibration Optimization of Composite Laminated Shallow Shells with respect to Surface Shapes and Lay-ups
    Yoshihiro Narita, Shinya Honda, Takeru Kato and Daisuke Narita


  • Nonlinear dynamics of cylindrical shells: nonlinear modal coupling and energy diffusion
    Francesco Pellicano


  • Tracking of Eigenfrequencies of Vibrating Beams by Phase-Locked Loops
    Wolfgang Seemann, Dominik Kern, Tobias Brack


  • Extensional and flexural modes of vibration of single layer graphene sheets by lattice structure and continuum plate theories
    A.V. Singh and S. Arghavan


  • Discretization of structures using a negative stiffness approach in the context of structural optimization
    Gottfried Spelsberg-Korspeter, Andreas Wagner


  • Computation of Lower Bound Eigenvalues using the Wittrick-Williams Algorithm
    A. Watson and W. P. Howson