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  • Alexander F Vakakis
2017

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.

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. A., 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

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Some recently obtained results in classical vibration and acoustics: Coexistence of traveling and standing waves in a one-dimensional non-dispersive continuum

Blanchard, A., Xiao, Y., McFarland, D. M., Vakakis, A. F. & Bergman, L., Jan 1 2017, A Tribute Conference Honoring Daniel Inman. Tarazaga, P. A. & Leo, D. J. (eds.). SPIE, 1017203. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 10172).

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

Targeted energy transfer and modal energy redistribution in automotive drivetrains

Motato, E., Haris, A., Theodossiades, S., Mohammadpour, M., Rahnejat, H., Kelly, P., Vakakis, A. F., McFarland, D. M. & Bergman, L. A., Jan 1 2017, In : Nonlinear Dynamics. 87, 1, p. 169-190 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Targeted energy transfer in laminar vortex-induced vibration of a sprung cylinder with a nonlinear dissipative rotator

Blanchard, A., Bergman, L. & Vakakis, A. F., Jul 1 2017, In : Physica D: Nonlinear Phenomena. 350, p. 26-44 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Toward understanding the self-adaptive dynamics of a harmonically forced beam with a sliding mass

Krack, M., Aboulfotoh, N., Twiefel, J., Wallaschek, J., Bergman, L. & Vakakis, A. F., Apr 1 2017, In : Archive of Applied Mechanics. 87, 4, p. 699-720 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Traveling and solitary waves in monodisperse and dimer granular chains

Starosvetsky, Y., Jayaprakash, K. R. & Vakakis, A. F., Apr 20 2017, In : International Journal of Modern Physics B. 31, 10, 1742001.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Vibration energy harvesting from impulsive excitations via a bistable nonlinear attachment

Chiacchiari, S., Romeo, F., McFarland, D. M., Bergman, L. & Vakakis, A. F., Sep 2017, In : International Journal of Non-Linear Mechanics. 94, p. 84-97 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2016

Absorption of Resonant Vibrations in Tuned Nonlinear Jointed Structures

Krack, M., Bergman, L. & Vakakis, A. F., Apr 1 2016, In : Journal of Vibration and Acoustics, Transactions of the ASME. 138, 2, 021001.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Accelerating oscillatory fronts in a nonlinear sonic vacuum with strong nonlocal effects

Gendelman, O. V., Zolotarevskiy, V., Savin, A. V., Bergman, L. & Vakakis, A. F., Mar 15 2016, In : Physical Review E. 93, 3, 032216.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A Research on the Prediction of Door Opening by the Inertia Effect during a Side Impact Crash

Kwak, K., Seo, S., Potekin, R., Blanchard, A., Vakakis, A., McFarland, D. & Bergman, L., Jan 1 2016, In : SAE Technical Papers.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Capture into slow-invariant-manifold in the fluid-structure dynamics of a sprung cylinder with a nonlinear rotator

Blanchard, A. B., Gendelman, O. V., Bergman, L. A. & Vakakis, A. F., May 1 2016, In : Journal of Fluids and Structures. 63, p. 155-173 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Damping Effects Introduced by a Nonlinear Vibration Absorber in Automotive Drivelines at Idle Engine Speeds

Savva, K., Haris, A., Motato, E., Mohammadpour, M., Theodossiades, S., Rahnejat, H., Kelly, P., Vakakis, A., Bergman, L. & McFarland, D., Jun 15 2016, In : SAE Technical Papers. 2016-June, June

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Experimental study of embedded and non-embedded ordered granular chains under impulsive excitation

Avagyan, A., Chiao, D., Dostart, N., Zhu, K., Cho, S., Remick, K., Vakakis, A. F., McFarland, D. M. & Kriven, W. M., Sep 1 2016, In : Acta Mechanica. 227, 9, p. 2511-2527 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Global complexity effects due to local damping in a nonlinear system in 1:3 internal resonance

Krack, M., Bergman, L. A. & Vakakis, A. F., Jun 1 2016, In : Archive of Applied Mechanics. 86, 6, p. 1083-1094 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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

Remick, K., Dane Quinn, D., Michael McFarland, D., Bergman, L. & Vakakis, A., May 26 2016, In : Journal of Sound and Vibration. 370, p. 259-279 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Intentional nonlinearity for design of micro/nanomechanical resonators

Cho, H., Bergman, L., Yu, M. F. & Vakakis, A. F., Jan 12 2016, Nanocantilever Beams: Modeling, Fabrication and Applications. Pan Stanford Publishing Pte. Ltd., p. 137-192 56 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Nonlinear localization, passive wave arrest and traveling breathers in two-dimensional granular networks with discontinuous lateral boundary conditions

Hasan, M. A., Vakakis, A. F. & McFarland, D. M., Jan 1 2016, In : Wave Motion. 60, p. 196-219 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nonlinear model updating methodology with application to the IMAC XXXIII round robin benchmark problem

Kurt, M., Moore, K. J., Eriten, M., McFarland, D. M., Bergman, L. & Vakakis, A. F., Jan 1 2016, Dynamic Behavior of Materials. Kerschen, G. (ed.). Springer New York LLC, p. 343-347 5 p. (Conference Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Mechanics Series; vol. 1).

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

Nonlinear system identification of mechanical interfaces based on wave scattering

Moore, K. J., Kurt, M., Eriten, M., McFarland, D. M., Bergman, L. & Vakakis, A. F., Jan 1 2016, Dynamics of Coupled Structures - Proceedings of the 34th IMAC, A Conference and Exposition on Structural Dynamics 2016. Rixen, D., Allen, M. & Mayes, R. L. (eds.). Springer New York LLC, p. 333-339 7 p. (Conference Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Mechanics Series; vol. 4).

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

Nonlinear wave scattering at the flexible interface of a granular dimer chain

Potekin, R., McFarland, D. M. & Vakakis, A. F., Aug 1 2016, In : Granular Matter. 18, 3, 68.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nonreciprocal acoustics and dynamics in the in-plane oscillations of a geometrically nonlinear lattice

Zhang, Z., Koroleva, I., Manevitch, L. I., Bergman, L. & Vakakis, A. F., Sep 16 2016, In : Physical Review E. 94, 3, 032214.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

On the efficacy of friction damping in the presence of nonlinear modal interactions

Krack, M., Bergman, L. & Vakakis, A. F., May 26 2016, In : Journal of Sound and Vibration. 370, p. 209-220 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Shock Mitigation by Means of Low- to High-Frequency Nonlinear Targeted Energy Transfers in a Large-Scale Structure

AL-Shudeifat, M. A., Vakakis, A. F. & Bergman, L. A., Mar 1 2016, In : Journal of Computational and Nonlinear Dynamics. 11, 2, 021006.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Utilizing intentional internal resonance to achieve multi-harmonic atomic force microscopy

Jeong, B., Pettit, C., Dharmasena, S., Keum, H., Lee, J., Kim, J., Kim, S., McFarland, D. M., Bergman, L., Vakakis, A. F. & Cho, H., Feb 17 2016, In : Nanotechnology. 27, 12, 125501.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2015

Analytical characterization of damping in gear teeth dynamics under hydrodynamic conditions

Liu, F. H., Theodossiades, S., Bergman, L. A., Vakakis, A. F. & Mcfarland, D. M., Dec 1 2015, In : Mechanism and Machine Theory. 94, p. 141-147 7 p., 2545.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A tip-tilt-piston micromirror with an elastomeric universal joint fabricated via micromasonry

Yang, Z., Jeong, B., Vakakis, A. & Kim, S., Apr 1 2015, In : Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems. 24, 2, p. 262-264 3 p., 7052332.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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

Romeo, F., Sigalov, G., Bergman, L. A. & Vakakis, A. F., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of Computational and Nonlinear Dynamics. 10, 1, 011007.

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

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

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.

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

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 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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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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Targeted energy transfers and passive acoustic wave redirection in a two-dimensional granular network under periodic excitation

Zhang, Y., Moore, K. J., McFarland, D. M. & Vakakis, A. F., Dec 21 2015, In : Journal of Applied Physics. 118, 23, 234901.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transient and chaotic low-energy transfers in a system with bistable nonlinearity

Romeo, F., Manevitch, L. I., Bergman, L. A. & Vakakis, A., 2015, In : Chaos. 25, 5, 053109.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vibration reduction in unbalanced hollow rotor systems with nonlinear energy sinks

Guo, C., AL-Shudeifat, M. A., Vakakis, A. F., Bergman, L. A., McFarland, D. M. & Yan, J., Jan 1 2015, In : Nonlinear Dynamics. 79, 1, p. 527-538 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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.

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