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Calculation of different natural frequencies of a material

  1. May 28, 2015 #1

    As far as I know, every material has different sets of natural frequencies associated with it.

    For example,
    A simple one dimensional oscillator with stiffness "k" and mass "m" has a formula for calculating its natural frequency = 1/2pie*squareroot(k/m). I was wondering if there are different natural frequencies associated with this oscillator then how will we calculate the other frequencies.

    Is is just the integer multiple of the above frequency?

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  3. May 28, 2015 #2


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