Calculate the Speed of Transverse Wave on a Thin Plate along Height

Simple physics calculator to find the speed of the transverse wave on a thin plate along the height of the plate based on the wave number, young modulus, thickness of the plate, density and Poisson ratio.

Finding the Speed of Transverse Wave on a Thin Plate

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Simple physics calculator to find the speed of the transverse wave on a thin plate along the height of the plate based on the wave number, young modulus, thickness of the plate, density and Poisson ratio.

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Formula:

Speed of Transverse Wave on a Thin Plate vt2 = k [ (Et2) / (12ρ (1-σ2)) ]1/2 Where, vt = Speed of Transverse Wave k = Wave Number E = Young Modulus t = Plate Thickness ρ = Density σ = Poisson Ratio

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