EFFECTS OF WARPING AND PRETWIST ON TORSIONAL VIBRATION OF ROTATING BEAMS.

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Conference Paper

The effect of pretwist and warping on the torsional vibration of short-aspect-ratio rotating beams is examined for application to the modeling of turbofan, turboprop, and compressor blades. The equations of motion and the associated boundary conditions by using both Wagner's hypothesis and Washizu's theory are derived and a few minor limitations of the Wagner's hypothesis, as applied to thick blades, are pointed out and discussed. The equations for several special cases are solved in a closed form. Results are presented indicating the effect of warping, pretwist, and rotational on torsional vibration of beams as aspect ratio is varied.

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Kaza, KRV; Kielb, RE

Published Date

  • December 1, 1984

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International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0402-1215

Citation Source

  • Scopus