Multiple scales analyses of the dynamics of weakly nonlinear mechanical systems

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MP Cartmell, SW Ziegler, R Khanin, DIM Forehand

Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Glasgow, G12 8QQ, Scotland, UKDepartment of Mechanical, Aerospace and Manufacturing Engineering, UMIST, Sackville Street, PO Box 88, Manchester M60 1QD, UK

Appl. Mech. Rev 56(5), 455-492 (Aug 29, 2003) (38 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1581884 History: Online August 29, 2003
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Grahic Jump Location
Geometry of tethered dumbbell orbiting Earth
Grahic Jump Location
In-plane angular response between 4th and 5th orbit to initial displacement of ψ(0)=α(0)=0.1 rad (solid—numerical, dash—2nd order approx, chain dash—3rd order approx)
Grahic Jump Location
Out-of-plane angular response between 4th and 5th orbit to initial displacement of ψ(0)=α(0)=0.1 rad (solid—numerical, dash—2nd order approx, chain dash—3rd order approx)




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