Nagem, Raymond J.
Overview
Works:  23 works in 58 publications in 1 language and 1,090 library holdings 

Genres:  Conference papers and proceedings History 
Roles:  Translator, Author, Editor, Contributor 
Classifications:  QC415, 535.420151 
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Most widely held works by
Raymond J Nagem
The theory of the top by
Felix Klein(
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in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
V. 1. The lecture series on The Theory of the Top was originally given as a dedication to Göttingen University by Felix Klein in 1895, but has since found broader appeal. This text is one in a series of selfcontained English translations that provide insights into kinetic theory and kinematics
in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
V. 1. The lecture series on The Theory of the Top was originally given as a dedication to Göttingen University by Felix Klein in 1895, but has since found broader appeal. This text is one in a series of selfcontained English translations that provide insights into kinetic theory and kinematics
Energy in elastic fiber embedded in elastic matrix containing incident SH wave by James H Williams(
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4 editions published in 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A single elastic fiber embedded in an infinite elastic matrix is considered. An incident plane SH wave is assumed in the infinite matrix, and an expression is derived for the total energy in the fiber due to the incident SH wave. A nondimensional form of the fiber energy is plotted as a function of the nondimensional wavenumber of the SH wave. It is shown that the fiber energy attains maximum values at specific values of the wavenumber of the incident wave. The results obtained here are interpreted in the context of phenomena observed in acoustoultrasonic experiments on fiber reinforced composite materials
4 editions published in 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A single elastic fiber embedded in an infinite elastic matrix is considered. An incident plane SH wave is assumed in the infinite matrix, and an expression is derived for the total energy in the fiber due to the incident SH wave. A nondimensional form of the fiber energy is plotted as a function of the nondimensional wavenumber of the SH wave. It is shown that the fiber energy attains maximum values at specific values of the wavenumber of the incident wave. The results obtained here are interpreted in the context of phenomena observed in acoustoultrasonic experiments on fiber reinforced composite materials
Proceedings of the ASME Noise Control and Acoustics Division : presented at the 1997 ASME International Mechanical Engineering
Congress and Exposition, November 1621, 1997, Dallas, Texas(
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3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The theory of the top by
Felix Klein(
Book
)
12 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lecture series on The Theory of the Top was originally given as a dedication to Göttingen University by Felix Klein in 1895, but has since found broader appeal. This text is one in a series of selfcontained English translations that provide insights into kinetic theory and kinematics
12 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lecture series on The Theory of the Top was originally given as a dedication to Göttingen University by Felix Klein in 1895, but has since found broader appeal. This text is one in a series of selfcontained English translations that provide insights into kinetic theory and kinematics
Mathematical theory of diffraction by
Arnold Sommerfeld(
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4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arnold Sommerfeld's "Mathematische Theorie der Diffraction" marks a milestone in optical theory, full of insights that are still relevant today. In a stunning tour de force, Sommerfeld derives the first mathematically rigorous solution of an optical diffraction problem. Indeed, his diffraction analysis is a surprisingly rich and complex mix of pure and applied mathematics, and his oftencited diffraction solution is presented only as an application of a much more general set of mathematical results. The body of Sommerfeld's work is devoted to the systematic development of a method for deriving solutions of the wave equation on Riemann surfaces, a fascinating but perhaps underappreciated topic in mathematical physics. This complete translation, reflecting substantial scholarship, is the first publication in English of Sommerfeld's original work. The extensive notes by the translators are rich in historical background and provide many technical details for the reader. A detailed account of the previous diffraction analyses of Kirchhoff and Poincaré provides a context for the striking originality and power of Sommerfeld's ideas. The availability of this translation is an enriching contribution to the community of mathematical and theoretical physicists. TOC:Preface * Introduction * Mathematical Theory of Diffraction * General problem formulation * Expansions in Bessel functions * Transition formula * Bessel functions as the simplest examples * Everywhere finite solutions * Solutions with a singularity * Graphical treatment of the simplest multivalued solution * Application to diffraction * Tafel *Translators' Notes *Appendix I: The History and Present State of Discoveries relating to Vision, Light and Colours, Joseph Priestley, London, 1772, pp. 171182. * Index
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arnold Sommerfeld's "Mathematische Theorie der Diffraction" marks a milestone in optical theory, full of insights that are still relevant today. In a stunning tour de force, Sommerfeld derives the first mathematically rigorous solution of an optical diffraction problem. Indeed, his diffraction analysis is a surprisingly rich and complex mix of pure and applied mathematics, and his oftencited diffraction solution is presented only as an application of a much more general set of mathematical results. The body of Sommerfeld's work is devoted to the systematic development of a method for deriving solutions of the wave equation on Riemann surfaces, a fascinating but perhaps underappreciated topic in mathematical physics. This complete translation, reflecting substantial scholarship, is the first publication in English of Sommerfeld's original work. The extensive notes by the translators are rich in historical background and provide many technical details for the reader. A detailed account of the previous diffraction analyses of Kirchhoff and Poincaré provides a context for the striking originality and power of Sommerfeld's ideas. The availability of this translation is an enriching contribution to the community of mathematical and theoretical physicists. TOC:Preface * Introduction * Mathematical Theory of Diffraction * General problem formulation * Expansions in Bessel functions * Transition formula * Bessel functions as the simplest examples * Everywhere finite solutions * Solutions with a singularity * Graphical treatment of the simplest multivalued solution * Application to diffraction * Tafel *Translators' Notes *Appendix I: The History and Present State of Discoveries relating to Vision, Light and Colours, Joseph Priestley, London, 1772, pp. 171182. * Index
The theory of the top by
Felix Klein(
Book
)
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Theory of the Top, Volume IV, Technical Applications of the Theory of the Top is the fourth and final volume in a series of selfcontained English translations of the classic and definitive treatment of rigid body motion. Key features: Complete and unabridged presentation with recent advances and additional notes; Annotations by the translators provide insights into the nature of science and mathematics in the late 19th century; Each volume interweaves theory and applications. The Theory of the Top was originally presented by Felix Klein as an 1895 lecture at Göttingen University that was broadened in scope and clarified as a result of collaboration with Arnold Sommerfeld. Graduate students and researchers interested in theoretical and applied mechanics will find this series of books a thorough and insightful account. Other volumes in the series include Introduction to the Kinematics and Kinetics of the Top, Development of the Theory in the Case of the Heavy Symmetric Top, and Perturbations. Astronomical and Geophysical Applications
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Theory of the Top, Volume IV, Technical Applications of the Theory of the Top is the fourth and final volume in a series of selfcontained English translations of the classic and definitive treatment of rigid body motion. Key features: Complete and unabridged presentation with recent advances and additional notes; Annotations by the translators provide insights into the nature of science and mathematics in the late 19th century; Each volume interweaves theory and applications. The Theory of the Top was originally presented by Felix Klein as an 1895 lecture at Göttingen University that was broadened in scope and clarified as a result of collaboration with Arnold Sommerfeld. Graduate students and researchers interested in theoretical and applied mechanics will find this series of books a thorough and insightful account. Other volumes in the series include Introduction to the Kinematics and Kinetics of the Top, Development of the Theory in the Case of the Heavy Symmetric Top, and Perturbations. Astronomical and Geophysical Applications
The theory of the top by
Felix Klein(
Book
)
8 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Theory of the Top: Volume II. Development of a Theory of the Heavy Symmetric Top is the second installment of a series of four selfcontained English translations of the classic and definitive treatment of rigid body motion.Key features:* Complete and unabridged presentation with recent advances and additional notes* Annotations by the translators provide insights into the nature of science and mathematics in the late 19th century* Each volume interweaves theory and applicationsThe Theory of the Top was originally presented by
8 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Theory of the Top: Volume II. Development of a Theory of the Heavy Symmetric Top is the second installment of a series of four selfcontained English translations of the classic and definitive treatment of rigid body motion.Key features:* Complete and unabridged presentation with recent advances and additional notes* Annotations by the translators provide insights into the nature of science and mathematics in the late 19th century* Each volume interweaves theory and applicationsThe Theory of the Top was originally presented by
The theory of the top by
Felix Klein(
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)
6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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The theory of the top by
Felix Klein(
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)
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Theory of the Top: Volume II. Development of a Theory of the Heavy Symmetric Top is the second installment of a series of four selfcontained English translations of the classic and definitive treatment of rigid body motion.Key features:* Complete and unabridged presentation with recent advances and additional notes* Annotations by the translators provide insights into the nature of science and mathematics in the late 19th century* Each volume interweaves theory and applicationsThe Theory of the Top was originally presented by
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Theory of the Top: Volume II. Development of a Theory of the Heavy Symmetric Top is the second installment of a series of four selfcontained English translations of the classic and definitive treatment of rigid body motion.Key features:* Complete and unabridged presentation with recent advances and additional notes* Annotations by the translators provide insights into the nature of science and mathematics in the late 19th century* Each volume interweaves theory and applicationsThe Theory of the Top was originally presented by
Wave Propagation in Transversely Isotropic Continuum Models of LSS (Large Space Structures)(
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1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Continuum models of large repetitive lattice structures are often used to provide computationally efficient analyses of static, dynamic and thermomechanical properties. In this report, a continuum model is used to study wave propagation in lattice structures. Attention is focused on a tetrahedral lattice structure which may be modeled as an equivalent homogeneous transversely isotropic continuum. Numerical results for phase velocities, deviation angles, and wave front surfaces in the equivalent continuum show that wave propagation in lattice structures may be remarkably different from the more familiar wave propagation in isotropic continua. The results given here, which ignore all effects of boundaries of the lattice and which are valid for wavelengths that are long compared with the basic cell size of the lattice, are intended to give insight into how waves may propagate in large repetitive lattice structures. Keywords: Wave Propagation; Continuum Models; Lattice Structures; Large Space Structures
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Continuum models of large repetitive lattice structures are often used to provide computationally efficient analyses of static, dynamic and thermomechanical properties. In this report, a continuum model is used to study wave propagation in lattice structures. Attention is focused on a tetrahedral lattice structure which may be modeled as an equivalent homogeneous transversely isotropic continuum. Numerical results for phase velocities, deviation angles, and wave front surfaces in the equivalent continuum show that wave propagation in lattice structures may be remarkably different from the more familiar wave propagation in isotropic continua. The results given here, which ignore all effects of boundaries of the lattice and which are valid for wavelengths that are long compared with the basic cell size of the lattice, are intended to give insight into how waves may propagate in large repetitive lattice structures. Keywords: Wave Propagation; Continuum Models; Lattice Structures; Large Space Structures
Target identification and inverse problems in acoustics : Symposium : International mechanical engineering congress : Papers(
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1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Fracture strength of a notched glassepoxy fiber composite by
Raymond J Nagem(
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1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The theory of the top by
Felix Klein(
Book
)
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Theory of the Top: Volume II. Development of a Theory of the Heavy Symmetric Top is the second installment of a series of four selfcontained English translations of the classic and definitive treatment of rigid body motion.Key features:* Complete and unabridged presentation with recent advances and additional notes* Annotations by the translators provide insights into the nature of science and mathematics in the late 19th century* Each volume interweaves theory and applicationsThe Theory of the Top was originally presented by
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Theory of the Top: Volume II. Development of a Theory of the Heavy Symmetric Top is the second installment of a series of four selfcontained English translations of the classic and definitive treatment of rigid body motion.Key features:* Complete and unabridged presentation with recent advances and additional notes* Annotations by the translators provide insights into the nature of science and mathematics in the late 19th century* Each volume interweaves theory and applicationsThe Theory of the Top was originally presented by
Natural Frequencies and Structural Integrity Assessment of Large Space Structures(
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1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
In a previous report, transfer matrices and joint coupling matrices are used to compute natural frequencies of vibration of a fivebay planar lattice structure. In this report, the problem of detecting damage in the fivebay planar lattice structure is considered. Seven different states of damage are assumed. Each damage state corresponds to a disconnected or partially disconnected joint in the lattice. Transfer matrices and joint coupling matrices are used to compute natural frequencies associated with each damage state. The natural frequencies computed for each damage state are significantly different from the natural frequencies of the undamaged lattice; for example, the frequencies of the first flexible mode of the damaged lattice are 26% to 83% lower than the frequency of the first flexible node of the undamaged lattice. The results presented here demonstrate that measurement of natural frequencies is a potentially useful method for detecting damage in lattice structures, at least, for the types of damage considered here. However, it is also shown here that measurement of natural frequencies alone is not sufficient, in general, to determine the location of damage within the lattice structure. Thus, measurement of natural frequencies should be regarded as only a part of a complete nondestructive evaluation method. After the results obtained here are presented, some suggestions for NDE methods which may be capable of providing more quantitative measures of structural integrity are given
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
In a previous report, transfer matrices and joint coupling matrices are used to compute natural frequencies of vibration of a fivebay planar lattice structure. In this report, the problem of detecting damage in the fivebay planar lattice structure is considered. Seven different states of damage are assumed. Each damage state corresponds to a disconnected or partially disconnected joint in the lattice. Transfer matrices and joint coupling matrices are used to compute natural frequencies associated with each damage state. The natural frequencies computed for each damage state are significantly different from the natural frequencies of the undamaged lattice; for example, the frequencies of the first flexible mode of the damaged lattice are 26% to 83% lower than the frequency of the first flexible node of the undamaged lattice. The results presented here demonstrate that measurement of natural frequencies is a potentially useful method for detecting damage in lattice structures, at least, for the types of damage considered here. However, it is also shown here that measurement of natural frequencies alone is not sufficient, in general, to determine the location of damage within the lattice structure. Thus, measurement of natural frequencies should be regarded as only a part of a complete nondestructive evaluation method. After the results obtained here are presented, some suggestions for NDE methods which may be capable of providing more quantitative measures of structural integrity are given
Dynamics of distributed lattice structures by
Raymond J Nagem(
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1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Computation of Natural Frequencies of Planar Lattice Structure(
Book
)
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Transfer matrices and joint coupling matrices are used to compute natural frequencies of vibration of a fivebay planar lattice structure. The method of analysis may be applied to general two and threedimensional lattices. The necessary numerical computations may be performed easily with a personal computer. Numerical results for the first twentyfive nonzero natural frequencies of the fivebay planar lattice structure are given for the case when the members of the lattice are modeled as BernoulliEuler beams, and for the case when the members of the lattice are modeled as Timoshenko beams. The maximum difference in the computed natural frequencies of the two models occurs in the twentyfifth mode and is less than onehalf of one percent. The natural frequencies obtained here agree within six percent with the natural frequencies obtained in a previous analysis using a finite element method and an experimental modal analysis
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Transfer matrices and joint coupling matrices are used to compute natural frequencies of vibration of a fivebay planar lattice structure. The method of analysis may be applied to general two and threedimensional lattices. The necessary numerical computations may be performed easily with a personal computer. Numerical results for the first twentyfive nonzero natural frequencies of the fivebay planar lattice structure are given for the case when the members of the lattice are modeled as BernoulliEuler beams, and for the case when the members of the lattice are modeled as Timoshenko beams. The maximum difference in the computed natural frequencies of the two models occurs in the twentyfifth mode and is less than onehalf of one percent. The natural frequencies obtained here agree within six percent with the natural frequencies obtained in a previous analysis using a finite element method and an experimental modal analysis
Comparison of WaveMode Coordinate and Pulse Summation Methods(
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1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Nondispersive pulse propagation in a simple onedimensional lattice structure is analyzed using the pulse summation method and the wavemode coordinate method. The results of the two methods are shown to be identical, and both methods account for the existence of equivalent paths in the lattice. Some recommendations for future research are given. Keywords include: Wave Propagation, Large Space Structures, WaveMode Coordinates, and Pulse Summation Method
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Nondispersive pulse propagation in a simple onedimensional lattice structure is analyzed using the pulse summation method and the wavemode coordinate method. The results of the two methods are shown to be identical, and both methods account for the existence of equivalent paths in the lattice. Some recommendations for future research are given. Keywords include: Wave Propagation, Large Space Structures, WaveMode Coordinates, and Pulse Summation Method
The Theory of the Top Volume II. Development of the Theory in the Case of the Heavy Symmetric Top by
Felix Klein(
)
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The Theory of the Top: Volume II". "Development of a Theory of the Heavy Symmetric Top" is the second installment of a series of four selfcontained English translations of the classic and definitive treatment of rigid body motion. This is a complete and unabridged presentation with recent advances and additional notes. Annotations by the translators provide insights into the nature of science and mathematics in the late 19th century. Each volume interweaves theory and applications. "The Theory of the Top" was originally presented by Felix Klein as an 1895 lectur
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The Theory of the Top: Volume II". "Development of a Theory of the Heavy Symmetric Top" is the second installment of a series of four selfcontained English translations of the classic and definitive treatment of rigid body motion. This is a complete and unabridged presentation with recent advances and additional notes. Annotations by the translators provide insights into the nature of science and mathematics in the late 19th century. Each volume interweaves theory and applications. "The Theory of the Top" was originally presented by Felix Klein as an 1895 lectur
Development of the theory in the case of the heavy symmetric top by
Felix Klein(
)
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Perturbations : astronomical and geophysical applications by
Felix Klein(
)
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 Sommerfeld, Arnold 18681951 Author Contributor
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 Farabee, T. M. (Theodore M.)
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