Accession Number : AD0723826

Title :   A Fortran Model for Predicting the Response of the Class I Flextensional Underwater Acoustic Transducer Shell to an N Shaped Shock Pulse.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : NORTH CAROLINA STATE UNIV RALEIGH DEPT OF MECHANICAL AND AEROSPACE ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s) : Desai,Prakash Dhirubhai ; Royster,Larry H.

Report Date : FEB 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 26

Abstract : A Fortran program to compute the dynamic response of a variable cross section curved beam with horizontally guided ends and end masses to an N shaped shock pulse is presented. The program also obtains the eigenvectors, natural frequencies of vibrations, and static deflection of the beam. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SONAR EQUIPMENT, TRANSDUCERS), (*TRANSDUCERS, SHOCK(MECHANICS)), COMPUTER PROGRAMS, SHELLS(STRUCTURAL FORMS), BEAMS(STRUCTURAL), VIBRATION, RESONANT FREQUENCY, DEFORMATION

Subject Categories : Acoustic Detection and Detectors
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE