IUTAM Symposium of Advances in Nonlinear Stochastic Mechanics: Proceedings of the IUTAM Symposium Held in Trondheim, Norway, 3-7 July 1995 (Solid Mech

IUTAM Symposium of Advances in Nonlinear Stochastic Mechanics: Proceedings of the IUTAM Symposium Held in Trondheim, Norway, 3-7 July 1995 (Solid Mech

By: S. Krenk (editor), Arne Naess (editor)Hardback

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This volume contains 45 full-length papers presented at the IUTAM Symposium on Advances in Nonlinear Stochastic Mechanics in Trondheim, Norway in July 1995. The contributions span the range from basic theoretical research to engineering applications. Particular areas covered include stochastic stability, nonlinear active control, nonlinear stochastic response, random material and system properties, stochastic finite elements, methods for non-gaussian processes, system identification, and modelling of environmental load processes. Specific applications include material fatigue, wind loading and response, offshore and earthquake engineering, and railway vibrations. The volume gives a representative overview of recent progress in theoretical methods and selected engineering applications and should prove a useful reference for researchers in this active field.

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Experimental Random Excitation of Nonlinear Systems with Multiple Internal Resonances; A.A. Afaneh, R.A. Ibrahim. Stochastic Stability of Viscoelastic Systems under Bounded Noise Excitation; S.T. Ariaratnam. Fixed Points and Attractors for Random Dynamical Systems; L. Arnold, B. Schmalfuss. Nonlinear Wave Propagation in Complex Structures Modelled by Random Media with Self-Stresses; A.K. Belyaev, et al. Stochastic Linearization and Large Deviations; P. Bernard. Meandering Propagation of Fatigue Cracks Through Solids with Randomly Distributed Properties; V.V. Bolotin. The Study of Bifurcations Through the Solution of the Fokker-Planck Equation; F. Bontempi, L. Faravelli. Spectral Response of a Beam-Stop System under Random Excitation; R. Bouc, M. Defilippi. Higher Order Approximations for Maxima of Random Fields; K. Breitung. Extension of the Stochastic Differential Calculus to Complex Processes; S. Caddemi, G. Muscolino. Response of a Hysteretic System under Non-Stationary Earthquake Excitation: G.Q. Cai, Y.K. Lin. Nonlinear Active Control and Stochastic Excitation; F. Casciati. Viscoplastic Responses with Stochastic Q-Damping For Soil; G. Dasgupta. Gaussian White Noise Excited Elasto-Plastic Oscillator of Several Degrees of Freedom; O. Ditlevsen, S. Randrup-Thomsen. Fatigue Crack Growth Under Stochastic Loading; K. Dolinski, P. Colombi. Small Noise Expansion of Moment Lyapunov Exponents of Two-Dimensional Systems; M.M. Doyle, et al. Non-Perturbative FEM for Deterministic and Stochastic Beams Through Inverse of Stiffness Matrix; I. Elishakoff, et al. Strength and Serviceability Requirements in Seismic Deign Using Nonlinear SFEM; L. Gao, et al. Parametric Models and Stochastic Integrals; M. Grigoriu. Stochastic Response of Irregular Tracks under Moving Vehicles; R.N. Iyengar, O.R. Jaiswal. Monte Carlo Simulation of Dynamical Systems of Engineering Interest in a Massively Parallel Computing Environment: An Application of Genetic Algorithms; E.A. Johnson, et al. Stochastic Response of Coupled Platform-Tether System under Multi-Directional Seas; A. Kareem, X. Song. Optimal Control Problems for Nonlinear Oscillatory Systems with Random Perturbations; A.S. Kovaleva. Stochastic Dynamics of Nonlinear Structures with Random Properties Subject to Stationary Random Excitation; H.U. Koyluoglu, et al. Wind Field Coherence and Dynamic Wind Forces; S. Krenk. Wave Propagation Through Randomly Disordered Near-Periodic Structures; R.S. Langley. Harmonic Response Analysis of Stochastic Rods Using Spatial Stochastic Averaging; C.S. Manohar, B.R. Shashirekha. Ship Capsizing in Random Sea Waves and the Mathematical Pendulum; N.K. Moshchuk, et al. Random Vibration of Ship Hulls; A. Naess. Stochastic Response of a System with Space Imperfections under Moving Load; J. Naprstek, L. Fryba. Moment Equations for Non-Linear Systems under Renewal-Driven Random Impulses with Gamma-Distributed Interarrival Times; S.R.K. Nielsen, et al (Part contents).

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  • publication date: 31/08/1996
  • ISBN13: 9780792341932
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 527
  • ID: 9780792341932
  • weight: 1044
  • ISBN10: 0792341937

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