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Shock and Vibration
Volume 2014, Article ID 705256, 13 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/705256
Research Article

Experimental Research on the Dynamic Response of Floating Structures with Coatings Subjected to Underwater Explosion

1Institute of Vibration, Shock & Noise, State Key Laboratory of Mechanical System and Vibration, School of Mechanical Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, 800 Dong Chuan Road, Minhang District, Shanghai 200240, China
2Naval Research Center, Liuliqiao Road, Fengtai District, Box 1303-14, Beijing 100073, China

Received 16 May 2013; Accepted 2 September 2013; Published 27 March 2014

Academic Editor: Vadim V. Silberschmidt

Copyright © 2014 Feng Xiao et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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