The purpose of this paper is to review some of the recent contributions to the field of vibration of composite structures. The topics of fatigue and fracture, while quite important in the overall dynamic performance of composite materials, beams and curved bars and rings, flat panels, and cylindrically curved panels and shells. It concludes with some suggestions for future research.

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  • Supplemental Notes:
    • This is an invited lecture which is to appear in the Proceedings of the International Conference on Recent Advances in Structural Dynamics, 7-11 July 1980, Southampton University, England.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Oklahoma State University, Stillwater

    School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
    Stillwater, OK  United States  74074

    Office of Naval Research

    Department of the Navy, 800 North Quincy Street
    Arlington, VA  United States  22217
  • Authors:
    • Bert, C W
  • Publication Date: 1980-3

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  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 22 p.

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  • Accession Number: 00312196
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: Technical Report 13
  • Report/Paper Numbers: OU-AMNE-80-6
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 27 1980 12:00AM