Random Vibration of Structures Under Non-Gaussian Excitation

  • P. Śniady
  • R. Sieniawska
Conference paper
Part of the International Union of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics book series (IUTAM)


In this paper the stochastic vibrations of structures excited by non- gaussian loads are considered. Some different types of excitation process are assumed. Among others, some new solutions are presented for dynamics of the structure response under sample discontinuous loads: the train of overlapping pulses (modelled by filtered Poisson process), the train of non-overlapping pulses (modelled by the pure birth stochastic process), random excitation with on-off brakes effect and jump-discontinuous non-interrupted stochastic process.


Dynamics non-gaussian stochastic processes load models 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • P. Śniady
    • 1
  • R. Sieniawska
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Civil EngineeringTechnical University of WrocławWrocławPoland

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