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  • Alexander F Vakakis
2012

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., Jun 4 2012, In : SIAM Journal on Applied Mathematics. 72, 1, p. 337-361 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Strongly nonlinear spatially periodic traveling waves in granular dimer chains

Jayaprakash, K. R., Vakakis, A. F. & Starosvetsky, Y., Dec 1 2012, ASME 2012 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, IDETC/CIE 2012. PARTS A AND B ed. p. 479-486 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

System identification of a vlbro-impact beam with a view toward structural health monitoring

Kurt, M., Michael McFarland, D., Bergman, L. A., Chen, H., Lee, Y. S. & Vakakis, A. F., Dec 1 2012, ASME 2012 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, IDETC/CIE 2012. p. 283-292 10 p. (Proceedings of the ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference; vol. 6).

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

Vortex-induced vibration of a sprung rigid circular cylinder augmented with a nonlinear energy sink

Tumkur, R. K. R., Calderer, R., Masud, A., Bergman, L., Vakakis, A. F. & Pearlstein, A. J., Dec 1 2012, ASME 2012 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, IDETC/CIE 2012. PARTS A AND B ed. p. 85-92 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

2014

Classification of periodic orbits of two-dimensional homogeneous granular crystals with no pre-compression

Detroux, T., Starosvetsky, Y., Kerschen, G. & Vakakis, A. F., Apr 2014, In : Nonlinear Dynamics. 76, 1, p. 673-696 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Complex nonlinear dynamics in the limit of weak coupling of a system of microcantilevers connected by a geometrically nonlinear tunable nanomembrane

Jeong, B., Cho, H., Keum, H., Kim, S., McFarland, D. M., Bergman, L., King, W. P. & Vakakis, A. F., Nov 21 2014, In : Nanotechnology. 25, 46, 465501.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Design, simulation, and large-scale testing of an innovative vibration mitigation device employing essentially nonlinear elastomeric springs

Luo, J., Wierschem, N. E., Fahnestock, L. A., Spencer, B. F., Quinn, D. D., Mcfarland, D. M., Vakakis, A. F. & Bergman, L. A., Oct 10 2014, In : Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics. 43, 12, p. 1829-1851 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dynamics of a linear oscillator coupled to a bistable light attachment: Analytical study

Manevitch, L. I., Sigalov, G., Romeo, F., Bergman, L. A. & Vakakis, A., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Applied Mechanics, Transactions ASME. 81, 4, 041011-1.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Effect of 1:3 resonance on the steady-state dynamics of a forced strongly nonlinear oscillator with a linear light attachment

Kurt, M., Slavkin, I., Eriten, M., McFarland, D. M., Gendelman, O. V., Bergman, L. & Vakakis, A. F., Aug 2014, In : Archive of Applied Mechanics. 84, 8, p. 1189-1203 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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

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., 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 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 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

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

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

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

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

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Shock mitigation by energy reversal to the high frequency modes

AL-Shudeifat, M. A., Vakakis, A. F. & Bergman, L., 2014, 10th International Conference on Multibody Systems, Nonlinear Dynamics, and Control. American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Vol. 6.

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

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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 1 2014, In : Journal of Vibration and Acoustics, Transactions of the ASME. 136, 1, 011013.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tailoring strongly nonlinear negative stiffness

Liu, F., Theodossiades, S., McFarland, D. M., Vakakis, A. F. & Bergman, L. A., Feb 1 2014, In : Journal of Mechanical Design, Transactions of the ASME. 136, 2, 024501.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Targeted energy transfer between a swept wing and winglet-housed nonlinear energy sink

Hubbard, S. A., McFarland, D. M., Bergman, L. A., Vakakis, A. F. & Andersen, G., Dec 1 2014, In : AIAA journal. 52, 12, p. 2633-2651 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The dynamics of the slow flow of a singular damped nonlinear system and it parametric study

Maaita, J. O., Meletlidou, E., Vakakis, A. F. & Rothos, V., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Applied Nonlinear Dynamics. 3, 1, p. 37-49 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transonic aeroelastic instability suppression for a swept wing by targeted energy transfer

Hubbard, S. A., Fontenot, R. L., McFarland, D. M., Cizmas, P. G. A., Bergman, L. A., Strganac, T. W. & Vakakis, A. F., Sep 1 2014, In : Journal of Aircraft. 51, 5, p. 1467-1482 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2017

A study on torsional vibration attenuation in automotive drivetrains using absorbers with smooth and non-smooth nonlinearities

Haris, A., Motato, E., Theodossiades, S., Rahnejat, H., Kelly, P., Vakakis, A., Bergman, L. & McFarland, D. M., Jun 2017, In : Applied Mathematical Modelling. 46, p. 674-690 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Breaking Lorentz reciprocity to overcome the time-bandwidth limit in physics and engineering

Tsakmakidis, K. L., Shen, L., Schulz, S. A., Zheng, X., Upham, J., Deng, X., Altug, H., Vakakis, A. F. & Boyd, R. W., Jun 23 2017, In : Science. 356, 6344, p. 1260-1264 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cantilever dynamics in higher-harmonic atomic force microscopy for enhanced material characterization

Potekin, R., Dharmasena, S., McFarland, D. M., Bergman, L., Vakakis, A. F. & Cho, H., Apr 1 2017, In : International Journal of Solids and Structures. 110-111, p. 332-339 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Effect of an internal nonlinear rotational dissipative element on vortex shedding and vortex-induced vibration of a sprung circular cylinder

Tumkur, R. K. R., Pearlstein, A. J., Masud, A., Gendelman, O. V., Blanchard, A. B., Bergman, L. & Vakakis, A. F., Oct 10 2017, In : Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 828, p. 196-235 40 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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. & 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

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

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

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

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.

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. & Vakakis, A. F., May 1 2017, In : Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing. 88, p. 111-122 12 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. & Vakakis, A. F., Nov 1 2017, In : Experimental Mechanics. 57, 9, p. 1495-1508 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Non-reciprocity in structures with nonlinear internal hierarchy and asymmetry

Fronk, M. D., Tawfick, S., Daraio, C., Vakakis, A. F. & Leamy, M. J., Jan 1 2017, 29th Conference on Mechanical Vibration and Noise. American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), (Proceedings of the ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference; vol. 8).

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

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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. & McFarland, D. M., Nov 2017, In : International Journal of Non-Linear Mechanics. 96, p. 22-35 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle