Nonlinear Approaches in Engineering Applications

Applied Mechanics, Vibration Control, and Numerical Analysis

  • Liming Dai
  • Reza N. Jazar

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxiii
  2. Analytical Nonlinearity

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Hormoz Marzbani, Reza N. Jazar, M. Fard
      Pages 3-30
    3. A. Salahuddin M. Harithuddin, Pavel M. Trivailo, Reza N. Jazar
      Pages 31-58
    4. Oleksandr Pogorilyi, Reza N. Jazar, Pavel M. Trivailo
      Pages 59-79
    5. Mohammad M. Aghdam, Ali Fallah, Poorya Haghi
      Pages 117-136
    6. Franz Konstantin Fuss
      Pages 137-157
  3. Practical Nonlinearity

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 159-159
    2. Revathi Krishnamoorthy, Monir Takla, Aleksandar Subic, Derek Scott
      Pages 161-218
    3. Toh Yen Pang, Dale Waterson, Rees Veltjens, Tristan Garcia
      Pages 219-233
    4. Milan Simic
      Pages 235-249
    5. Ruwan Tennakoon, Alireza Bab-Hadiashar, Zhenwei Cao
      Pages 251-280
    6. Abbasali Dehghan Tezerjani, Mehran Mehrandezh, Raman Paranjape
      Pages 281-298
    7. Albert Parker
      Pages 299-315
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 317-324

About this book


This book focuses on the latest applications of nonlinear approaches in different disciplines of engineering. For each selected topic, detailed concept development, derivations, and relevant knowledge are provided for the convenience of the readers. The topics range from dynamic systems and control to optimal approaches in nonlinear dynamics. The volume includes invited chapters from world class experts in the field. The selected topics are of great interest in the fields of engineering and physics and this book is ideal for engineers and researchers working in a broad range of practical topics and approaches.

This book also:

·         Explores the most up-to-date applications and underlying principles of nonlinear approaches to problems in engineering and physics, including sections on analytic nonlinearity and practical nonlinearity

·         Enlightens readers to the conceptual significance of nonlinear approaches with examples of applications in scientific and engineering problems from vehicle dynamics to medical image registration

·         Emphasizes application, physical principles, and methodologies of nonlinear approaches throughout the book


ASME Nonlinear Dynamics Analytical Nonlinearity Dynamic Systems and Control Nonlinear Applications Nonlinear Dynamics Nonlinear Engineering Nonlinear Systems Optimal Approaches in Acoustics Optimal Approaches in Nonlinear Dynamics Practical Nonlinearity

Editors and affiliations

  • Liming Dai
    • 1
  • Reza N. Jazar
    • 2
  1. 1.Industrial Systems EngineeringUniversity of ReginaReginaCanada
  2. 2.Aerospace, Mechanical and Manufacturing EngineeringRMIT University Bundoora East CampusBundooraAustralia

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