Fluid-Structure Interactions: Slender Structures and Axial Flow

Fluid-Structure Interactions: Slender Structures and Axial Flow

by Michael P. Paidoussis

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ISBN-13: 9780123973139
Publisher: Elsevier Science
Publication date: 12/07/2013
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 888
File size: 28 MB
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About the Author

Michael Païdoussis is the Thomas Workman Emeritus Professor of Mechanical Engineering at McGill University and a Fellow of the Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineering (CSME), the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE), the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), the Royal Society of Canada, the Canadian Academy of Engineering and the American Academy of Mechanics (AAM). He is the Founding Editor of the Journal of Fluids and Structures, as of 1986. He has won the ASME Fluids Engineering Award in 1999 and the CANCAM prize in 1995. His principal research interests are in fluid-structure interactions, flow-induced vibrations, aero- and hydroelasticity, dynamics, nonlinear dynamics and chaos, all areas in which he is recognized as a leading expert.

Table of Contents

1. Concepts, Definitions and Methods 2. Pipes Conveying Fluid: Linear Dynamics I 3. Pipes Conveying Fluid: Linear Dynamics II 4. Pipes Conveying Fluid: Nonlinear and Chaotic Dynamics 5. Curved Pipes Conveying Fluid 6. Cylindrical Shells Containing or Immersed in Flow: Basic Dynamics

Appendix A: A First-Principles Derivation of the Equation of Motion of a Pipe Conveying Fluid Appendix B: Analytical Evaluation of bsr, csr and dsr Appendix C: Destabilization by Damping: T. Brooke Benjamin’s Work Appendix D: Experimental Methods for Elastomer Pipes Appendix E: Timoshenko Equations of Motion and Associated Analysis Appendix F: Some of the Basic Methods for Nonlinear Dynamics Appendix G: Newtonian Derivation of Nonlinear Equations of Motion of a pipe Conveying Fluid Appendix H: Nonlinear Dynamics Theory Applied to a Pipe Conveying Fluid Appendix I: The Fractal Dimension from the Experimental Pipe-Vibration Signal Appendix J: Detailed Analysis for the Derivation of the Equations of Motion of Chapter 6 Appendix K: Matrices for the Analysis of an Extensible Curved Pipe Conveying Fluid Appendix L: Matrices in Hybrid Analytical/Finite-Element Method of Lakis et al. Appendix M: Anisotropic Shells Appendix N: Nonlinear Motions of a Shell Conveying Fluid

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