Stability and Serviceability of Controlled Structures

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Z. Hao, Q. Cao and M. Wiercigroch. Nonlinear dynamics of the quasi-zero-stiffness SD oscillator based upon the local and global bifurcation analyses. Nonlinear Dynamics, vol. 87, 987–1014, 2017.


A. Luongo and D. Zulli. Dynamic analysis of externally excited NES-controlled systems via a mixed Multiple Scale/Harmonic Balance algorithm. Nonlinear Dynamics, vol. 70(3), 2049-2061, 2012.


F. D'Annibale, G. Rosi, A. Luongo. Piezoelectric control of Hopf bifurcations: A non-linear discrete case study. International Journal of Non-Linear Mechanics, vol. 80, 160-169, 2016.


M. Krommer, Yu. Vetyukov, E. Staudigl. Nonlinear modelling and analysis of thin piezoelectric plates: Buckling and post-buckling behaviour. Smart Structures and Systems 18(1), 155-181, 2016.


E. Staudigl, M. Krommer, Yu. Vetyukov. Finite deformations of thin plates made of dielectric elastomers: Modeling, Numerics and Stability. Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, 2017.


F. Casciati, S. Casciati, L. Faravelli. A contribution to the modelling of human induced excitation on pedestrian bridges. Structural Safety 66, 51-61, 2017.


S. Casciati. Human induced vibration vs. cable-stay footbridge deterioration. Smart Structures and Systems 18(1), 17-29, 2016.


I. M. Díaz, E. Pereira, M. J. Hudson, P. Reynolds. Enhancing active vibration control of pedestrian structures using inertial actuators with local feedback control. Engineering Structures, 41, 157–166, 2012.


E. J. Hudson and P. Reynolds. Implications of structural design on the effectiveness of active vibration control of floor structures. Structural Control and Health Monitoring, 21(5), 685–704, 2014.


A. Staino and B. Basu. Emerging trends in vibration control of wind turbines: a focus on a dual control strategy. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, 373(2035), 20140069, 2015.


A. Staino and B. Basu. Dynamics and control of vibrations in wind turbines with variable rotor speed, Journal of Engineering Structures 56, 58 – 67, 2014.


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