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Subsonic Lamb waves in anisotropic plates

Author: Sergey V. Kuznetsov
Journal: Quart. Appl. Math. 60 (2002), 577-587
MSC: Primary 74J15; Secondary 74E10, 74K20
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/qam/1914442
MathSciNet review: MR1914442
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Abstract: A six-dimensional complex formalism for analysis of Lamb waves propagating with subsonic speed in anisotropic plates is formulated. Conditions for nonexistence of certain Lamb waves in anisotropic plates are obtained. An example of a transversely isotropic plate having ``forbidden'' speed at which no subsonic Lamb wave propagates is presented.

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/qam/1914442
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