Flow-Induced Vibrations in Power and Process Plant Components—Progress and Prospects

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D. S. Weaver, S. Ziada

Department of Mechanical Engineering, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8S 4L7

M. K. Au-Yang

Framatome Technologies, Lynchburg, VA 24503-4341

S. S. Chen

Argonne National Laboratory, 9700 South Cass Avenue, Argonne, IL 60439

M. P. Paı̈doussis

Department of Mechanical Engineering, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 2K6

M. J. Pettigrew

AECL, Chalk River Laboratories, Ontario, Canada K0J 1J0

J. Pressure Vessel Technol 122(3), 339-348 (Apr 12, 2000) (10 pages) doi:10.1115/1.556190 History: Received February 01, 2000; Revised April 12, 2000
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Comparison of Eq. (4) with data in 11
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Suggested normalized random pressure PSD versus dimensionless frequency
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Basic feedback mechanisms enhancing vorticity (a) structural resonance feedback, (b) acoustic resonance feedback, (c) flow impingement feedback
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Vortex shedding exciting transverse acoustic standing waves
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Flow-excited response of heat exchanger tubes
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Flow regime map showing regime at fluidelastic instability and percent void fraction
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Fluidelastic instability data for rotated triangular arrays in Freon 22 and air-water cross flow
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Normalized two-phase damping ratios versus void fraction
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Hydrodynamic mass in two-phase air-water cross-flow
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Divergence instability of a cluster of fluid-coupled cylinders in axial flow 61
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Time-dependent first axial mode shapes of a shell: (a) U=0.4, (b) U=0.553
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Fluidelastic stability threshold for heat exchanger tubes 749



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