Designing next generation flextensional transducers by stress engineering
Keywords and Phrases
Cymbal transducers; Donut devices; Wagon wheel devices
"This doctoral research is focused on engineering the stress distribution in the metal endcaps and active piezoelectric disk of cymbal flextensional transducers to enhance piezoelectric response. This dissertation describes the design, fabrication, characterization and modeling of three novel transducers"--Abstract, leaf iv.
Schwartz, Robert W.
Stutts, Daniel S.
Materials Science and Engineering
Ph. D. in Materials Science and Engineering
University of Missouri--Rolla
Journal article titles appearing in thesis/dissertation
- Design, fabrication and finite element modeling of a new wagon wheel flextensional transducer
- Finite element modeling of a donut flextensional transducer
- Stress-biased cymbals using shape memory alloys
xvii, 133 leaves
© 2006 Manoj Narayanan, All rights reserved.
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Narayanan, Manoj, "Designing next generation flextensional transducers by stress engineering" (2006). Doctoral Dissertations. 1678.