Accession Number : AD0602494

Title :   THEORETICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL DETERMINATION OF DAMPING CONSTANTS OF ONE- TO THREEDIMENSIONAL VIBRATING SYSTEMS.

Descriptive Note : Research and development rept.

Corporate Author : DAVID TAYLOR MODEL BASIN WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Leibowitz,Ralph C. ; Kennard,E. H.

Report Date : JUN 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 43

Abstract : Formulas are deduced for vibrating systems of one, two, and three dimensions. Undamped and damped free vibrations and harmonic forced vibrations are treated. Methods are proposed for calculating the damping constants from test observations. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SHIP STRUCTURAL COMPONENTS, VIBRATION), (*VIBRATION, DAMPING), OSCILLATION, MARINE RUDDERS, EQUATIONS, ENERGY, FREQUENCY, FLUTTER

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE