Journal of Theoretical
and Applied Mechanics

57, 1, pp. 263-272, Warsaw 2019
DOI: 10.15632/jtam-pl.57.1.263

Influence of the damping effect on the dynamic response of a plate

Łukasz Piotr Borkowski
The subject of the research is analysis of the influence of the damping effect on the dynamic
response of a plate. During the tests, the areas of dynamic stability and instability for the
plate with and without damping are compared. Besides, exact analysis of the nature of
the solution by applying criteria such as phase portraits, Poincar´e maps, FFT analysis, the
largest Lyapunov exponents are carried out and found.
Keywords: damping effect, dynamic stability, dynamic response, phase portraits, Poincar´e maps


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