Analytical Modelling and Experimental Identification of Viscoelastic Mechanical Systems

  • Giuseppe Catania
  • Silvio Sorrentino

In the present study non-integer order or fractional derivative rheological models are applied to the dynamical analysis of mechanical systems.


Fractional Calculus Relaxation Modulus Creep Compliance Derivative Model Fractional Derivative Order 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Giuseppe Catania
    • 1
  • Silvio Sorrentino
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of MechanicsUniversity of BolognaItaly

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