If you are experiencing problems downloading PDF or HTML fulltext, our helpdesk recommend clearing your browser cache and trying again. If you need help in clearing your cache, please click here . Still need help? Email help@ingentaconnect.com

Nonlocal Plate Model for the Free Vibration Analysis of Nanoplates with Different Boundary Conditions

$113.00 plus tax (Refund Policy)

Buy Article:


In this paper, a numerical Galerkin solution which can deal with different boundary conditions in a general manner has been developed for the vibration of nanoplates modeled as nonlocal Kirchhoff's thin plates. Through this Galerkin approach, the general form of natural boundary conditions for the vibration of nonlocal thin plate has also been explicitly derived. Using the present Galerkin solution, the effects of nonlocal parameter, Poisson's ratio and aspect ratio on the vibration of nonlocal rectangular plates were studied for various boundary conditions; in particular, the nonlocal plate including free edges, for which the Poisson's ratio has been observed to have significant effects on the vibration.


Document Type: Research Article

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1166/jctn.2011.1934

Publication date: October 1, 2011

More about this publication?
  • Journal of Computational and Theoretical Nanoscience is an international peer-reviewed journal with a wide-ranging coverage, consolidates research activities in all aspects of computational and theoretical nanoscience into a single reference source. This journal offers scientists and engineers peer-reviewed research papers in all aspects of computational and theoretical nanoscience and nanotechnology in chemistry, physics, materials science, engineering and biology to publish original full papers and timely state-of-the-art reviews and short communications encompassing the fundamental and applied research.
  • Editorial Board
  • Information for Authors
  • Submit a Paper
  • Subscribe to this Title
  • Terms & Conditions
  • ingentaconnect is not responsible for the content or availability of external websites
Related content



Share Content

Access Key

Free Content
Free content
New Content
New content
Open Access Content
Open access content
Subscribed Content
Subscribed content
Free Trial Content
Free trial content
Cookie Policy
Cookie Policy
ingentaconnect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more