Multiparameter Stability Theory With Mechanical Applications
A number of mechanical problems illustrating how bifurcations and singularities change the behavior of systems and lead to new physical phenomena are discussed. Among these problems, the authors consider systems of rotating bodies, tubes conveying fluid, elastic columns under the action of periodic and follower forces, optimization problems for conservative systems, etc. The methods presented are constructive and easy to implement in computer programs.
This book is addressed to graduate students, academics, researchers, and practitioners in aerospace, naval, civil, and mechanical engineering. No special background is needed; just a basic knowledge of mathematics and mechanics.
421 pages; ISBN 9789812564443
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Title: Multiparameter Stability Theory With Mechanical Applications
Author: A. P. Seyranian; A. A. Mailybaev