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Columns under a Rocket-Based Follower Force

  • Yoshihiko SugiyamaEmail author
  • Mikael A. Langthjem
  • Kazuo Katayama
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Part of the Solid Mechanics and Its Applications book series (SMIA, volume 255)

Abstract

Beck’s column has been subject to criticism regarding its reality. Is Beck’s column realizable in the laboratory? How valid are the flutter limits, the one obtained by neglecting damping and the one obtained by taking damping into account?

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yoshihiko Sugiyama
    • 1
    Email author
  • Mikael A. Langthjem
    • 2
  • Kazuo Katayama
    • 3
  1. 1.Small Spacecraft Systems Research Center, Osaka Prefecture UniversitySakaiJapan
  2. 2.Department of Mechanical Systems EngineeringYamagata UniversityYonezawaJapan
  3. 3.Daicel CorporationTatsunoJapan

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