Abdelaziz Soufyane & Ali Wehbe
We study the uniform stabilization of a Timoshenko beam by one control force. We prove that under, one locally distributed damping, the exponential stability for this system is assured if and only if the wave speeds are the same
Submitted September 2, 2002. Published March 16, 2003.
Math Subject Classifications: 35L55, 93C05, 93C20, 93D15, 93D20, 93D30.
Key Words: Timohsenko beam, strong stability, non-uniform stability, uniform stability, Lyapunov function.
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| Abdelaziz Soufyane |
Math & Comp Sciences department
UAE University, PO Box 17551 Al Ain, UAE
| Ali Wehbe |
Universite Libanaise Faculte des Sciences, Section 1
Hadath, Beyrouth, Lebanon
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