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Simulation of n-dof Systems

  • Jorge Angeles
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Part of the Mechanical Engineering Series book series (MES)

Abstract

The principles introduced in Chap. 6 allow the determination of the time response of n-dof systems when n is either small enough or the system possesses symmetries that render its time response analysis handleable in closed form. More general n-dof systems call for a numerical procedure. This is done here upon extension of the techniques introduced in Chap. 3. The aim of this chapter is thus to derive simulation schemes for the total time response of n-dof systems, for an arbitrary integer n. The principles laid down in Chap. 3 will be applied.

Keywords

Simulation Algorithm Complex Eigenvalue Simulation Scheme Time Response Analysis Total Time Response 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Mechanical EngineeringMcGill UniversityMontrealCanada

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