Qualitative Properties of Vibration and Static Deformation of Repetitive Structures

  • Dajun WangEmail author
  • Qishen Wang
  • Beichang (Bert) He


The focus of this chapter is qualitative properties of vibrational modes, static deformation, vibration control, etc. of repetitive structures. Types of repetitive structures covered here include structures with mirror symmetry (abbreviated as symmetric structures in subsequent discussion), rotationally periodic structures (also referred to as cyclic periodic or cyclic symmetric structures in the literature), linearly periodic structures (called linear periodic structures by some authors), chain structures (also known as linking or linked structures), and axisymmetric structures.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Mechanics and Engineering SciencePeking UniversityBeijingChina
  2. 2.School of Physics and Electrical EngineeringAnqing Normal UniversityAnqingChina
  3. 3.HBC ConsultingSeattleUSA
  4. 4.State Key Laboratory for Turbulence and Complex SystemsPeking UniversityBeijingChina

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