3. Classical Methods for Solving the Equations of Motion

  1. Debasish Roy1 and
  2. G Visweswara Rao2

Published Online: 3 SEP 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118360989.ch3

Elements of Structural Dynamics: A New Perspective

Elements of Structural Dynamics: A New Perspective

How to Cite

Roy, D. and Rao, G. V. (2012) Classical Methods for Solving the Equations of Motion, in Elements of Structural Dynamics: A New Perspective, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118360989.ch3

Author Information

  1. 1

    Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India

  2. 2

    Bangalore, India

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 3 SEP 2012
  2. Published Print: 14 AUG 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118339626

Online ISBN: 9781118360989

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • classical methods for solving the equations of motion;
  • Rayleigh–Ritz Method, Rayleigh's Principle;
  • weighted residuals method;
  • Galerkin method;
  • subdomain method;
  • least squares method;
  • collocation method

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Rayleigh–Ritz Method

  • Weighted Residuals Method

  • Conclusions

  • Exercises

  • Notations

  • References

  • Bibliography