Computational Intelligence and Neuroscience / 2014 / Article / Fig 11

Research Article

Analysis of Pull-In Instability of Geometrically Nonlinear Microbeam Using Radial Basis Artificial Neural Network Based on Couple Stress Theory

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Gap versus pull-in voltage for cantilever beams with a thickness of 4 μm. For length that equals 100 μm, the difference in pull-in voltage between linear and nonlinear geometry model is significant when the gap is larger than 15 μm. For a length larger than 350 μm, the pull-in voltages obtained with linear and nonlinear geometry model are identical.
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