Mathematical modelling of the mass-spring-damper system - A fractional calculus approach

Resumen

In this paper the fractional differential equation for the mass-spring-damper system in terms of the fractional time derivatives of the Caputo type is considered. In order to be consistent with the physical equation, a new parameter is introduced. This parameter char­acterizes the existence of fractional components in the system. A relation between the fractional order time derivative and the new parameter is found. Different particular cases are analyzed

https://doi.org/10.15174/au.2012.328
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