An Exact Approach For Free Vibration Analysis of Multi-Step Nonuniform Shear Plates

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Q. S. Li

Department of Building and Construction, City University of Hong Kong, Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon, Hong Kong

J. Vib. Acoust 124(1), 141-149 (Jun 01, 2001) (9 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1421055 History: Received October 01, 2000; Revised June 01, 2001
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An element of the shear plate
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A multi-step shear plate
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The distribution of mass and stiffness. Note: The solid lines represent the real distributions, and the dash lines represent the assumed exponential distributions. x—the values of the assumed exponential distributions.
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The mode shapes of the narrow building



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