Contents

 

Preface to the Special Issue on Nonlinear Dynamics and Chaotic

Phenomena in Nonlinear Vibrations                                                                             A-B

Miguel A. F. Sanjuán

 

610. Basic sets and attractors of a double swing power system                        1

         Y. Ueda, H. Ohta                                                                                    

611. Nonlinear oscillations, transition to chaos and escape in the

Duffing system with non-classical damping                                                             22

Laura Ruzziconi, Grzegorz Litak, Stefano Lenci

612. Nonlinear analysis of the ripping head power time series                              39

Grzegorz Litak, Arkadiusz Syta, Jakub Gajewski, Józef Jonak

613. Sensitivity analysis on dynamic responses of geometrically

imperfect base excited cantilevered beams                                                               52

O. Aghababaei, H. Nahvi, S. Ziaei-Rad

614. Discontinuity and bifurcation analysis of motions in a fermi

oscillator under dual excitations                                                                                 66

Yu Guo, Albert C. J. Luo

615. Vibrations in stainless steel turning: multifractal and wavelet

approaches                                                                                                                                       102

Grzegorz Litak, Rafał Rusinek

616. Measurements of noise at crossroads and on transportations, its

effects and possible measures to take                                                                        109

Sezgin Ersoy, Yelda Karatepe

617. Cycle-to-Cycle Variation of the Combustion Process in a Diesel

Engine Powered by Different Fuels                                                                                   120

R. Longwic, A. K. Sen, K. Górski, W. Lotko, G. Litak

 

Book Review: Nonlinear Problems of the Theory of Vibrations and

Control Theory. Vibration Mechanics. For the 80 – th Anniversary of

I.   Blekhman. Book Editors: V. Beleckij, D. Indeitsev, A. Fradkov.                    128

Reviewer: K. Ragulskis

 

Book Review: Nondestructive Testing. Handbook. In 8 Volumes.

Edited by V. Klyuev. Volume 3. Ultrasonic Testing.                                                129

Book Authors: I. Ermolov, Y. Lange. Reviewer: P. Paškevičius                      

 

Conference Announcement:                                                                                                   131

International Conference “Vibroengineering – 2011”

 

Acknowledgements. V. Giniotis                                                                                             132