Accession Number : AD0480311

Title :   EXPERIMENTAL VERIFICATION OF THEORY OF DAMPING OF A SIMPLE STRUCTURE BY DISTRIBUTED TUNED DAMPERS.

Descriptive Note : Summary rept. Apr-May 65,

Corporate Author : AIR FORCE MATERIALS LAB WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Personal Author(s) : Bruns, G. H. ; Nashif, A. D.

Report Date : JAN 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : An experimental investigation of the damping introduced into a simple cantilever beam by a distribution of tuned viscoelastic dampers is described. Comparisons of theory and experiment are made and agreement is good. (Author)

Descriptors :   *CANTILEVER BEAMS), (*DAMPING, VISCOELASTICITY, DISTRIBUTION, VIBRATION, RESONANT FREQUENCY, VIBRATION ISOLATORS, THICKNESS, EXPERIMENTAL DATA, WEIGHT.

Subject Categories : Structural Engineering and Building Technology
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE