Longitudinal Waves in a Rod in an Elastic Medium

Publication Year:
1995
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Repository URL:
http://scholarsmine.mst.edu/icrageesd/03icrageesd/session10/6
Author(s):
Bodare, A.; Eriksson, I. K.; Samuelsson, K.
Publisher(s):
University of Missouri--Rolla
Tags:
Geotechnical Engineering
conference paper description
The general equations for the propagation of longitudinal waves in an infinite cylindrical rod including the effect of a surrounding elastic medium have been derived in order to obtain the relationship between the circular frequency and the wave number. A comparison has then been made with the Smith model in order to investigate the limits of the model and to refine the expressions for the spring and damming constants.