Articles | Volume 12, issue 2
Mech. Sci., 12, 959–969, 2021
Mech. Sci., 12, 959–969, 2021

Research article 26 Oct 2021

Research article | 26 Oct 2021

Research on a cascade model synthesis with the use of classical and non-classical methods in the context of new piezoelectric stack applications

Jacek Harazin and Andrzej Wróbel

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Short summary
This article contains new propositions for modelling piezoelectric stack models by using existing classical and non-classical methods with the aim of improving piezoelectric stack capabilities. Polynomial chain fractioning is used to obtain a mechanical model with a cascade structure. To verify model output frequencies and amplitudes, edge graphs and structural numbers are used. With the help of Kelvin–Voigt, Mason and Maxwell slip models, an electromechanical model solutions are proposed.