Caughey, T. K. (1959) Response of a nonlinear string to random loading. Journal of Applied Mechanics, 26 (3). pp. 341-344. ISSN 0021-8936 http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:CAUjam59a
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This paper considers the response of a nonlinear string to random excitation. It is shown that, owing to the additional stress induced by the stretching of the string, the mean squared deflection at every point is smaller than that for the equivalent linear string.
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