Vibrations and aeroelasticity


Franciszek Dul, PhD

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Grading criteria

Assessment based on classroom test or solving of homework.
Practical work:, Laboratory demonstration of forced vibrations and wing flutter.


1. Osiński, Z., Teoria drgań, PWN, Warsaw, 1978.
2. Awrejcewicz, J., Drgania deterministyczne układów dyskretnych, WNT, Warsaw, 1996.
3. Bisplinghof, R.L., Ashley, H., Halfman, R.L., Aeroelasticity, Addison-Wesley, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, 1955.
Further Readings:
4. Dowell, E.H., Curtiss, H.C., Scanlan, R.H., Sisto, F., A modern course in aeroelasticity, Sijthof & Noordhoff, Alpen aan den Rijn, Netherlands, 2004.
5. Wright, J. R., Cooper, J.E., Introduction to Aircraft Aeroelasticity and Loads, John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, England, 2007
6. Documentation on http