Accession Number:

AD0627963

Title:

ON THE AXISYMMETRICAL VIBRATIONS OF CONICAL SHELLS.

Descriptive Note:

Scientific rept.,

Corporate Author:

POLYTECHNIC INST OF BROOKLYN N Y DEPT OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1965-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

19.0

Abstract:

In this paper it is shown that the fundamental frequencies of the axisymmetrical vibrations of conical shells can be predicted quite accurately by the extensional theory as long as the thickness of the shell is small compared with its length and the apex angle is not too wide. This is confirmed by comparing the results of the extensional theory with those of experiment and with those of the more exact theory including bending effect. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE