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Analysis of Hydroelastic Instabilities of Rectangular Parallel-Plate Assemblies

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C. Q. Guo, M. P. Paı̈doussis

Department of Mechanical Engineering, McGill University, 817 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, Quebec H3A 2K6, Canada

J. Pressure Vessel Technol 122(4), 502-508 (Mar 07, 2000) (7 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1286019 History: Received November 19, 1999; Revised March 07, 2000
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A parallel-plate assembly; (a) front view, (b) side cross-sectional view
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Complex frequencies versus flow velocity: –,ωR;[[dotted_line]],ωI. (a) μ=1,c1=1,c2=0.05; (b) μ=1,c1=0.5,c2=0.05; (c) μ=1,c1=2.5,c2=0.05; (d) μ=1,c1=2.5,c2=0.5; (e) μ=1,c1=10,c2=0.5.
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Effects of damping: –,ωR;[[dotted_line]],ωI. (a) μ=1,c1=1,c2=0.05,γe=0.5,γis=0; (b) μ=1,c1=1,c2=0.05,γi=0.001,γes=0; (c) μ=1,c1=1,c2=0.05,γs=0.05,γie=0.

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