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Effect of stochasticity on targeted energy transfer from a linear medium to a strongly nonlinear attachment

Sapsis, T. P., Vakakis, A. F. & Bergman, L., Apr 1 2011, In : Probabilistic Engineering Mechanics. 26, 2, p. 119-133 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Effects of uncertainties on pulse attenuation in dimer granular chains with and without pre-compression

Hasan, M. A., Pichler, L., Starosvetsky, Y., McFarland, D. M. & Vakakis, A. F., Oct 30 2015, In : Continuum Mechanics and Thermodynamics. 27, 4-5, p. 749-766 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Efficient energy transfer and redirection in weakly interacting granular lens

Starosvetsky, Y., Hasan, M. A. & Vakakis, A. F., Dec 1 2011, ASME 2011 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, IDETC/CIE 2011. PARTS A AND B ed. p. 689-694 6 p. (Proceedings of the ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference; vol. 4, no. PARTS A AND B).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Elements of a nonlinear system identification methodology of broad applicability with application to bolted joints

Moore, K. J., Kurt, M., Eriten, M., Michael McFarland, D., Bergman, L. A. & Vakakis, A. F., Jul 11 2017, The Mechanics of Jointed Structures: Recent Research and Open Challenges for Developing Predictive Models for Structural Dynamics. Springer International Publishing, p. 355-379 25 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Elements of Nonlinear System Identification of Broad Applicability

Vakakis, A. F., Jan 1 2014, CISM International Centre for Mechanical Sciences, Courses and Lectures. Springer International Publishing, p. 293-324 32 p. (CISM International Centre for Mechanical Sciences, Courses and Lectures; vol. 555).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Empirical Slow-Flow Identification for Structural Health Monitoring and Damage Detection

Lee, Y. S., McFarland, M., Bergman, L. & Vakakis, A. F., Jan 1 2014, Topics in Dynamics of Civil Structures- Proceedings of the 31st IMAC, A Conference on Structural Dynamics, 2013. 7 ed. p. 617-624 8 p. (Conference Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Mechanics Series; vol. 45, no. 7).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Energy harvesting from an impulsive load with essential nonlinearities

Triplett, A., Quinn, D. D., Vakakis, A. F. & Bergman, L. A., Jun 25 2010, Proceedings of the ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference 2009, DETC2009. PART A ed. p. 421-425 5 p. (Proceedings of the ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference 2009, DETC2009; vol. 1, no. PART A).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Energy harvesting from impulsive loads using intentional essential nonlinearities

Quinn, D. D., Triplett, A. L., Vakakis, A. F. & Bergman, L., Feb 9 2011, In : Journal of Vibration and Acoustics, Transactions of the ASME. 133, 1, 011004.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Enhanced passive targeted energy transfer in strongly nonlinear mechanical oscillators

Gendelman, O. V., Sapsis, T., Vakakis, A. F. & Bergman, L. A., Jan 3 2011, In : Journal of Sound and Vibration. 330, 1, p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Equivalent modal damping, stiffening and energy exchanges in multi-degree-of-freedom systems with strongly nonlinear attachments

Quinn, D. D., Hubbard, S., Wierschem, N., Al-Shudeifat, M. A., Ott, R. J., Luo, J., Spencer, B. F., McFarland, D. M., Vakakis, A. F. & Bergman, L. A., Jun 1 2012, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part K: Journal of Multi-body Dynamics. 226, 2, p. 122-146 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Exact steady states of the periodically forced and damped Duffing oscillator

Vakakis, A. F. & Blanchard, A., Jan 20 2018, In : Journal of Sound and Vibration. 413, p. 57-65 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Experimental investigation of a rotational nonlinear energy sink for shock mitigation

Wierschem, N. E., AL-Shudeifat, M. A., Spencer, B. F., Vakakis, A. F. & Bergman, L. A., Jan 1 2014, 10th International Conference on Multibody Systems, Nonlinear Dynamics, and Control. American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), (Proceedings of the ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference; vol. 6).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Experimental study of nonlinear acoustic bands and propagating breathers in ordered granular media embedded in matrix

Hasan, M. A., Cho, S., Remick, K., Vakakis, A. F., McFarland, D. M. & Kriven, W. M., Jan 1 2014, In : Granular Matter. 17, 1, p. 49-72 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Experimental Study of Nonlinear Resonances and Anti-Resonances in a Forced, Ordered Granular Chain

Zhang, Y., Pozharskiy, D., McFarland, D. M., Kevrekidis, P. G., Kevrekidis, I. G. & Vakakis, A. F., Apr 1 2017, In : Experimental Mechanics. 57, 4, p. 505-520 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Experimental system identification of the dynamics of a vibro-impact beam with a view towards structural health monitoring and damage detection

Chen, H., Kurt, M., Lee, Y. S., McFarland, D. M., Bergman, L. A. & Vakakis, A. F., May 3 2014, In : Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing. 46, 1, p. 91-113 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Experimental targeted energy transfer to a rotary nonlinear energy sink

Hubbard, S. A., McFarland, D. M., Bergman, L. & Vakakis, A. F., Dec 16 2010, 51st AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics and Materials Conference. 2010-3045. (Collection of Technical Papers - AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics and Materials Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Experimental testing and numerical simulation of a six-story structure incorporating two-degree-of-freedom nonlinear energy sink

Wierschem, N. E., Luo, J., Al-Shudeifat, M., Hubbard, S., Ott, R., Fahnestock, L. A., Quinn, D. D., McFarland, D. M., Spencer, B. F., Vakakis, A. F. & Bergman, L., Jun 1 2014, In : Journal of Structural Engineering (United States). 140, 6, 04014027.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Exploring nonlinear benefits in engineering

Jing, X. J. & Vakakis, A. F., Jun 15 2019, In : Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing. 125, p. 1-3 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Extreme nonlinear energy exchanges in a geometrically nonlinear lattice oscillating in the plane

Zhang, Z., Manevitch, L. I., Smirnov, V., Bergman, L. A. & Vakakis, A. F., Feb 2018, In : Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids. 110, p. 1-20 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Frequency-energy plots of steady-state solutions for forced and damped systems, and vibration isolation by nonlinear mode localization

Kurt, M., Eriten, M., McFarland, D. M., Bergman, L. A. & Vakakis, A. F., Aug 1 2014, In : Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulation. 19, 8, p. 2905-2917 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

High-Frequency Dynamic Overshoot in Linear and Nonlinear Periodic Media

Zhang, Y. & Vakakis, A. F., Jan 1 2017, In : Journal of Computational and Nonlinear Dynamics. 12, 1, 011012.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

High-frequency vibration energy harvesting from repeated impulsive forcing utilizing intentional dynamic instability caused by strong nonlinearity

Remick, K., Quinn, D. D., McFarland, D. M., Bergman, L. & Vakakis, A., Mar 1 2017, In : Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures. 28, 4, p. 468-487 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Identification of equivalent modal damping and frequencies in multi degree-of-freedom nonlinear systems

Quinn, D. D., Ott, R. J., Hubbard, S., McFarland, D. M., Bergman, L. A. & Vakakis, A. F., Dec 1 2011, ASME 2011 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, IDETC/CIE 2011. PARTS A AND B ed. p. 467-474 8 p. (Proceedings of the ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference; vol. 1, no. PARTS A AND B).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Inducing a nonreflective airborne discontinuity in a circular duct by using a nonresonant side branch to create mode complexity

Xiao, Y., Lu, H., Michael McFarland, D., Vakakis, A. F. & Bergman, L. A., Feb 1 2018, In : Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 143, 2, p. 746-755 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Influence of backlash in gear reducer on dynamic of single-link manipulator arm

Lu, J. W., Sun, X. M., Vakakis, A. F. & Bergman, L., Jan 29 2014, In : Robotica. 759, 5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Influence of system parameters on dynamic behavior of gear pair with stochastic backlash

Lu, J. W., Chen, H., Zeng, F. L., Vakakis, A. F. & Bergman, L. A., Feb 1 2014, In : Meccanica. 49, 2, p. 429-440 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Influences of system parameters on dynamic behavior of the vehicle shimmy system with clearance in steering linkage

Lu, J. W., Xin, J. Y., Vakakis, A. F. & Bergman, L. A., Feb 17 2015, In : JVC/Journal of Vibration and Control. 21, 2, p. 359-370 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Inner-Paddled Microcantilever for Multi-modal and Nonlinear Atomic Force Microscopy

Dharmasena, S., Potekin, R., Bergman, L. A., Vakakis, A. F. & Cho, H., Jan 1 2019, Advanced Structured Materials. Springer-Verlag, p. 27-52 26 p. (Advanced Structured Materials; vol. 114).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Intentional utilization of strong nonlinearity in structural dynamics

Vakakis, A. F., Jan 1 2017, In : Procedia Engineering. 199, p. 70-77 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Interactions of propagating waves in a one-dimensional chain of linear oscillators with a strongly nonlinear local attachment

Vakakis, A. F., Al-Shudeifat, M. A. & Hasan, M. A., Oct 2014, In : Meccanica. 49, 10, p. 2375-2397 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Large-scale experimental evaluation and numerical simulation of a system of nonlinear energy sinks for seismic mitigation

Luo, J., Wierschem, N. E., Hubbard, S. A., Fahnestock, L. A., Dane Quinn, D., Michael McFarland, D., Spencer, B. F., Vakakis, A. F. & Bergman, L. A., Oct 15 2014, In : Engineering Structures. 77, p. 34-48 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methodologies for nonlinear periodic media

Vakakis, A. F., Jan 1 2012, CISM International Centre for Mechanical Sciences, Courses and Lectures. Springer International Publishing, p. 257-326 70 p. (CISM International Centre for Mechanical Sciences, Courses and Lectures; vol. 540).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Methodology for model updating of mechanical components with local nonlinearities

Kurt, M., Eriten, M., McFarland, D. M., Bergman, L. A. & Vakakis, A. F., Nov 24 2015, In : Journal of Sound and Vibration. 357, p. 331-348 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methodology for nonlinear quantification of a flexible beam with a local, strong nonlinearity

Herrera, C. A., McFarland, D. M., Bergman, L. A. & Vakakis, A. F., Feb 3 2017, In : Journal of Sound and Vibration. 388, p. 298-314 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microcantilever system incorporating internal resonance for multi-harmonic atomic force microscopy

Pettit, C., Jeong, B., Keum, H., Lee, J., Kim, J., Kim, S., McFarland, D. M., Bergman, L., Vakakis, A. F. & Cho, H., Feb 26 2015, In : Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS). 2015-February, February, p. 752-755 4 p., 7051067.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Mode complexity in a harmonically forced string with a local spring-damper and transitions from vibrations to waves

Blanchard, A., Gendelman, O. V., McFarland, D. M., Bergman, L. A. & Vakakis, A. F., Jan 6 2015, In : Journal of Sound and Vibration. 334, p. 282-295 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Modelling of nonlinear modal interactions in the transient dynamics of an elastic rod with an essentially nonlinear attachment

Tsakirtzis, S., Lee, Y. S., Vakakis, A. F., Bergman, L. A. & McFarland, D. M., Sep 1 2010, In : Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulation. 15, 9, p. 2617-2633 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Multi-frequency Atomic Force Microscopy based on enhanced internal resonance of an inner-paddled cantilever

Potekin, R., Dharmasena, S., Keum, H., Jiang, X., Lee, J., Kim, S., Bergman, L. A., Vakakis, A. F. & Cho, H., Apr 15 2018, In : Sensors and Actuators, A: Physical. 273, p. 206-220 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

New family of solitary waves in granular dimer chains with no precompression

Jayaprakash, K. R., Starosvetsky, Y. & Vakakis, A. F., Mar 21 2011, In : Physical Review E - Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics. 83, 3, 036606.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nonlinear dynamics of granular chains

Starosvetsky, Y. & Vakakis, A. F., Dec 1 2010, ASME 2010 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, IDETC/CIE2010. p. 913-918 6 p. (Proceedings of the ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference; vol. 5).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Nonlinear hardening and softening resonances in micromechanical cantilever-nanotube systems originated from nanoscale geometric nonlinearities

Cho, H., Jeong, B., Yu, M. F., Vakakis, A. F., McFarland, D. M. & Bergman, L. A., Aug 1 2012, In : International Journal of Solids and Structures. 49, 15-16, p. 2059-2065 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nonlinear low-to-high-frequency energy cascades in diatomic granular crystals

Kim, E., Chaunsali, R., Xu, H., Jaworski, J., Yang, J., Kevrekidis, P. G. & Vakakis, A. F., Dec 4 2015, In : Physical Review E - Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics. 92, 6, 062201.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nonlinear mixed solitary - Shear waves and pulse equi-partition in a granular network

Zhang, Y., Hasan, M. A., Starosvetsky, Y., McFarland, D. M. & Vakakis, A. F., Jan 15 2015, In : Physica D: Nonlinear Phenomena. 291, p. 45-61 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nonlinear model updating applied to the IMAC XXXII Round Robin benchmark system

Kurt, M., Moore, K. J., Eriten, M., McFarland, D. M., Bergman, L. A. & Vakakis, A. F., May 1 2017, In : Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing. 88, p. 111-122 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nonlinear normal modes and band zones in granular chains with no pre-compression

Jayaprakash, K. R., Starosvetsky, Y., Vakakis, A. F., Peeters, M. & Kerschen, G., Feb 1 2011, In : Nonlinear Dynamics. 63, 3, p. 359-385 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nonlinear oscillatory acoustic vacuum

Manevitch, L. I. & Vakakis, A. F., Jan 1 2014, In : SIAM Journal on Applied Mathematics. 74, 6, p. 1742-1762 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nonlinear Parameter Identification of a Mechanical Interface Based on Primary Wave Scattering

Moore, K. J., Kurt, M., Eriten, M., Dodson, J. C., Foley, J. R., Wolfson, J. C., McFarland, D. M., Bergman, L. A. & Vakakis, A. F., Nov 1 2017, In : Experimental Mechanics. 57, 9, p. 1495-1508 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nonlinear resonances and antiresonances of a forced sonic vacuum

Pozharskiy, D., Zhang, Y., Williams, M. O., McFarland, D. M., Kevrekidis, P. G., Vakakis, A. F. & Kevrekidis, I. G., Dec 23 2015, In : Physical Review E - Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics. 92, 6, 063203.

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