- Dowell, E.H. and Ventres, C.S., Modal equations for nonlinear flexural vibrations of cylindrical shell,
International Journal of Solids and Structures, vol. 4 no. 10
pp. 975 - 991 [0020-7683(68)90017-6] .
(last updated on 2007/04/10)
Review is made of modal approximations in deriving equations of motion for vibrations of shell; improved method is proposed which satisfies more exactly boundary conditions of problem; comparisons are made between equations derived and those of other authors described in literature. (48134)