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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Methodology for model updating of mechanical components with local nonlinearities

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

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

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

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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.

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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.

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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., Vakakis, A. F. & Cho, H., Apr 15 2018, In : Sensors and Actuators, A: Physical. 273, p. 206-220 15 p.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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

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

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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.

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Nonlinear oscillatory acoustic vacuum

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

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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. & Vakakis, A. F., Nov 1 2017, In : Experimental Mechanics. 57, 9, p. 1495-1508 14 p.

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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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Non-linear system identification of the dynamics of aeroelastic instability suppression based on targeted energy transfers

Lee, Y. S., Vakakis, A. F., McFarland, D. M. & Bergman, L., Feb 1 2010, In : Aeronautical Journal. 114, 1152, p. 61-62 2 p.

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Nonlinear system identification of the dynamics of a vibro-impact beam: Numerical results

Kurt, M., Chen, H., Lee, Y. S., McFarland, D. M., Bergman, L. A. & Vakakis, A. F., Oct 1 2012, In : Archive of Applied Mechanics. 82, 10-11, p. 1461-1479 19 p.

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Non-reciprocity in nonlinear elastodynamics

Blanchard, A., Sapsis, T. P. & Vakakis, A. F., Jan 6 2018, In : Journal of Sound and Vibration. 412, p. 326-335 10 p.

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Nonreciprocity in the dynamics of coupled oscillators with nonlinearity, asymmetry, and scale hierarchy

Moore, K. J., Bunyan, J., Tawfick, S., Gendelman, O. V., Li, S., Leamy, M. & Vakakis, A. F., Jan 29 2018, In : Physical Review E. 97, 1, 012219.

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Non-resonant damped transitions resembling continuous resonance scattering in coupled oscillators with essential nonlinearities

Andersen, D., Starosvetsky, Y., Mane, M., Hubbard, S., Remick, K., Wang, X., Vakakis, A. & Bergman, L., May 15 2012, In : Physica D: Nonlinear Phenomena. 241, 10, p. 964-975 12 p.

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Non-stationary resonance dynamics of a nonlinear sonic vacuum with grounding supports

Koroleva Kikot, I. P., Manevitch, L. I. & Vakakis, A. F., Nov 24 2015, In : Journal of Sound and Vibration. 357, p. 349-364 16 p.

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Numerical and experimental investigations of a rotating nonlinear energy sink

AL-Shudeifat, M. A., Wierschem, N. E., Bergman, L. & Vakakis, A. F., Mar 1 2017, In : Meccanica. 52, 4-5, p. 763-779 17 p.

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On the effect of multiple parallel nonlinear absorbers in palliation of torsional response of automotive drivetrain

Haris, A., Motato, E., Mohammadpour, M., Theodossiades, S., Rahnejat, H., O’ Mahony, M., Vakakis, A. F., Bergman, L. A. & McFarland, D. M., Nov 2017, In : International Journal of Non-Linear Mechanics. 96, p. 22-35 14 p.

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Passive damping enhancement of a two-degree-of-freedom system through a strongly nonlinear two-degree-of-freedom attachment

Wierschem, N. E., Quinn, D. D., Hubbard, S. A., Al-Shudeifat, M. A., McFarland, D. M., Luo, J., Fahnestock, L. A., Spencer, B. F., Vakakis, A. F. & Bergman, L. A., Dec 3 2012, In : Journal of Sound and Vibration. 331, 25, p. 5393-5407 15 p.

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Periodically Forced Nonlinear Oscillatory Acoustic Vacuum

Agaoglou, M., Fečkan, M., Pospíšil, M., Rothos, V. M. & Vakakis, A. F., 2018, In : Axioms. 7, 4, 13 p., 69.

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Open Access

Primary wave transmission in systems of elastic rods with granular interfaces

Starosvetsky, Y. & Vakakis, A. F., Nov 2011, In : Wave Motion. 48, 7, p. 568-585 18 p.

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Propagating discrete breathers in forced one-dimensional granular networks: theory and experiment

Zhang, Y., McFarland, D. M. & Vakakis, A. F., Aug 1 2017, In : Granular Matter. 19, 3, 59.

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Realization by impedance discontinuity of a unidirectional wave in a duct with harmonically perturbed uniform mean flow

Xiao, Y., Lu, H., Zhou, D., McFarland, D. M., Vakakis, A. F. & Bergman, L. A., May 1 2019, In : Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 145, 5, p. 3048-3057 10 p.

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Realization of a strongly nonlinear vibration-mitigation device using elastomeric bumpers

Luo, J., Wierschem, N. E., Fahnestock, L. A., Bergman, L. A., Spencer, B. F., Al-Shudeifat, M., McFarland, D. M., Quinn, D. D. & Vakakis, A. F., 2014, In : Journal of Engineering Mechanics. 140, 5, 04014009.

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Resonance captures and targeted energy transfers in an inertially-coupled rotational nonlinear energy sink

Sigalov, G., Gendelman, O. V., AL-Shudeifat, M. A., Manevitch, L. I., Vakakis, A. F. & Bergman, L. A., Sep 1 2012, In : Nonlinear Dynamics. 69, 4, p. 1693-1704 12 p.

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Response attenuation in a large-scale structure subjected to blast excitation utilizing a system of essentially nonlinear vibration absorbers

Wierschem, N. E., Hubbard, S. A., Luo, J., Fahnestock, L. A., Spencer, B. F., McFarland, D. M., Quinn, D. D., Vakakis, A. F. & Bergman, L., Feb 17 2017, In : Journal of Sound and Vibration. 389, p. 52-72 21 p.

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Rotary-oscillatory nonlinear energy sink of robust performance

Saeed, A. S., AL-Shudeifat, M. A. & Vakakis, A. F., Dec 2019, In : International Journal of Non-Linear Mechanics. 117, 103249.

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Scattering of solitary waves and excitation of transient breathers in granular media by light intruders and no precompression

Starosvetsky, Y., Jayaprakash, K. R. & Vakakis, A. F., Jan 1 2012, In : Journal of Applied Mechanics, Transactions ASME. 79, 1, 011001.

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Separation of traveling and standing waves in a finite dispersive string with partial or continuous viscoelastic foundation

Cheng, X., Blanchard, A., Tan, C. A., Lu, H., Bergman, L., McFarland, D. M. & Vakakis, A. F., Dec 22 2017, In : Journal of Sound and Vibration. 411, p. 193-209 17 p.

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Separation of Traveling and Standing Waves in a Rigid-Walled Circular Duct Containing an Intermediate Impedance Discontinuity

Xiao, Y., Blanchard, A., Zhang, Y., Lu, H., Michael, D., Vakakis, A. F. & Bergman, L., Dec 1 2017, In : Journal of Vibration and Acoustics, Transactions of the ASME. 139, 6, 061001.

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Silicon nano-mechanical resonators fabricated by using tip-based nanofabrication

Hu, H., Cho, H., Somnath, S., Vakakis, A. F. & King, W. P., Jul 11 2014, In : Nanotechnology. 25, 27, 275301.

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Solitary waves in a general class of granular dimer chains

Jayaprakash, K. R., Vakakis, A. F. & Starosvetsky, Y., Aug 1 2012, In : Journal of Applied Physics. 112, 3, 034908.

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Strong geometric softening–hardening nonlinearities in an oscillator composed of linear stiffness and damping elements

Mojahed, A., Moore, K., Bergman, L. & Vakakis, A. F., Dec 2018, In : International Journal of Non-Linear Mechanics. 107, p. 94-111 18 p.

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Strongly nonlinear beat phenomena and energy exchanges in weakly coupled granular chains on elastic foundations

Starosvetsky, Y., Hasan, M. A., Vakakis, A. F. & Manevitch, L. I., 2012, In : SIAM Journal on Applied Mathematics. 72, 1, p. 337-361 25 p.

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Strongly nonlinear beats in the dynamics of an elastic system with a strong local stiffness nonlinearity: Analysis and identification

Kurt, M., Eriten, M., McFarland, D. M., Bergman, L. A. & Vakakis, A. F., Mar 31 2014, In : Journal of Sound and Vibration. 333, 7, p. 2054-2072 19 p.

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Subharmonic orbits of a strongly nonlinear oscillator forced by closely spaced harmonics

Sapsis, T. P. & Vakakis, A. F., Jan 1 2011, In : Journal of Computational and Nonlinear Dynamics. 6, 1, 011014.

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Sustained high-frequency dynamic instability of a nonlinear system of coupled oscillators forced by single or repeated impulses: Theoretical and experimental results

Remick, K., Vakakis, A., Bergman, L., Michael McFarland, D., Dane Quinn, D. & Sapsis, T. P., Feb 2014, In : Journal of Vibration and Acoustics, Transactions of the ASME. 136, 1, 011013.

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Sustained high-frequency energy harvesting through a strongly nonlinear electromechanical system under single and repeated impulsive excitations

Remick, K., Joo, H. K., McFarland, D. M., Sapsis, T. P., Bergman, L., Quinn, D. D. & Vakakis, A., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Sound and Vibration. 333, p. 3214-3235 22 p.

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Tailoring strongly nonlinear negative stiffness

Liu, F., Theodossiades, S., McFarland, D. M., Vakakis, A. F. & Bergman, L. A., Feb 2014, In : Journal of Mechanical Design, Transactions of the ASME. 136, 2, 024501.

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