Analysis of viscoelastic structural elements in the frequency domain. (English) Zbl 0724.73223

Summary: The paper presents a formulation in the frequency domain for the viscoelastic material behaviour of structural elements. This approach is equally valid for deterministic forces, but also in the case of probabilistic descriptions of those forces. The method takes advantage of readily available experimental data and shows how to introduce them in e.g. finite element formulations.


74S05 Finite element methods applied to problems in solid mechanics
74H45 Vibrations in dynamical problems in solid mechanics
74S30 Other numerical methods in solid mechanics (MSC2010)
74P10 Optimization of other properties in solid mechanics
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