Accession Number : AD0631648

Title :   STUDIES ON LONGITUDINAL AND BENDING WAVES IN LONG ELASTIC RODS,

Corporate Author : DEFENSE RESEARCH LAB UNIV OF TEXAS AUSTIN

Personal Author(s) : Plass,H. J. ,Jr. ; steyer,C. C.

Report Date : 24 APR 1956

Pagination or Media Count : 136

Abstract : The simplest approximate traveling wave theory is that which describes the longitudinal waves in a long rod resulting from an axial distrubance applied to the end of the rod. The present report covers primarily the theoretical phase of the project, although some experimental results are included for comparison purposes.

Descriptors :   (*RODS, *MECHANICAL WAVES), STRESSES, PROPAGATION, ELASTIC PROPERTIES, THEORY

Subject Categories : Structural Engineering and Building Technology
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE