Engineering Vibration

ISBN-10: 0132871696

ISBN-13: 9780132871693

Edition: 4th 2014 (Revised)

Authors: Daniel J. Inman
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Description: Intended for use in one/two-semester introductory courses in vibration for undergraduates in Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics. This text is also suitable for readers with an interest in Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics. Serving as both a text and reference manual, Engineering Vibration, 4e, connects traditional design-oriented topics, the introduction of modal analysis, and the use of MATLAB, Mathcad, or Mathematica. The author provides an unequaled combination of the study of conventional vibration with the use of vibration design, computation, analysis and testing in various engineering applications.

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List price: $146.99
Edition: 4th
Copyright year: 2014
Publisher: Pearson Education, Limited
Publication date: 3/7/2013
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 720
Size: 7.25" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 2.288
Language: English

Daniel J. Inman received his Ph.D. from Michigan State University in Mechanical Engineering in 1980 and is the Director of the Center for Intelligent Material Systems and Structures and the G.R. Goodson Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Virginia Tech. Since 1980, he has published six books (on vibration, control, statics, and dynamics), eight software manuals, 20 book chapters, over 195 journal papers and 380 proceedings papers, given 34 keynote or plenary lectures, graduated 45 Ph.D. students and supervised more than 65 MS degrees. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Mechanics (AAM), the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), the International Institute of Acoustics and Vibration (IIAV), and the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA). He is currently Technical Editor of the Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures (1999- ), Technical Editor of the Shock and Vibration Digest (1998- ), and Technical Editor of the journal Shock and Vibration (1999- ). He has served as Technical Editor of ASME Journal of Vibration and Acoustics (1990-1999), and as Associate Editor of the following: ASME Journal of Vibration and Acoustics (1986-89), ASME Journal of Applied Mechanics (1988-94), Mechanics of Machines and Structures (1986-98), International Journal of Analytical and Experimental Modal Analysis (1986-1990) and Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures (1992-1999) and Smart Materials and Structures (1991-2001). He is a founding member of the ASME Adaptive Structures and Material Systems Technical Committee and the AIAA Adaptive Structures Technical Committee. He won the ASME Adaptive Structures Award in April 2000, the ASME/AIAA SDM Best Paper Award in April 2001, the SPIE Smart Structures and Materials Life Time Achievement Award in March of 2003, the ASME Best Paper in Adaptive Structures in 2007, and the ASME Den Hartog Award in 2

Preface
Introduction to Vibration and the Free Response
Introduction to Free Vibration
Harmonic Motion
Viscous Damping
Modeling and Energy Methods
Stiffness
Measurement
Design Considerations
Stability
Numerical Simulation of the Time Response
Coulomb Friction and the Pendulum
Problems
MATLAB Engineering Vibration Toolbox
Toolbox Problems
Response to Harmonic Excitation
Harmonic Excitation of Undamped Systems
Harmonic Excitation of Damped Systems
Alternative Representations
Base Excitation
Rotating Unbalance
Measurement Devices
Other Forms of Damping
Numerical Simulation and Design
Nonlinear Response Properties
Problems
MATLAB Engineering Vibration Toolbox
Toolbox Problems
General Forced Response
Impulse Response Function
Response to an Arbitrary Input
Response to an Arbitrary Periodic Input
Transform Methods
Response to Random Inputs
Shock Spectrum
Measurement via Transfer Functions
Stability
Numerical Simulation of the Response
Nonlinear Response Properties
Problems
MATLAB Engineering Vibration Toolbox
Toolbox Problems
Multiple-Degree-of-Freedom Systems
Two-Degree.-of-Freedom Model (Undamped)
Eigenvalues and Natural Frequencies
Modal Analysis
More Than Two Degrees of Freedom
Systems with Viscous Damping
Modal Analysis of the Forced Response
Lagrange's Equations
Examples
Computational Eigenvalue Problems for Vibration
Numerical Simulation of the Time Response
Problems
MATLAB Engineering Vibration Toolbox
Toolbox Problems
Design for Vibration Suppression
Acceptable Levels of Vibration
Vibration Isolation
Vibration Absorbers
Damping in Vibration Absorption
Optimization
Viscoelastic Damping Treatments
Critical Speeds of Rotating Disks
Problems
MATLAB Engineering Vibration Toolbox
Toolbox Problems
Distributed-Parameter Systems
Vibration of a String or Cable
Modes and Natural Frequencies
Vibration of Rods and Bars
Torsional Vibration
Bending Vibration of a Beam
Vibration of Membranes and Plates
Models of Damping
Modal Analysis of the Forced Response
Problems
MATLAB Engineering Vibration Toolbox
Toolbox Problems
Vibration Testing and Experimental Modal Analysis
Measurement Hardware
Digital Signal Processing
Random Signal Analysis in Testing
Modal Data Extraction
Modal Parameters by Circle Fitting
Mode Shape Measurement
Vibration Testing for Endurance and Diagnostics
Operational Deflection Shape Measurement
Problems
MATLAB Engineering Vibration Toolbox
Toolbox Problems
Finite Element Method
Example: The Bar
Three-Element Bar
Beam Elements
Lumped-Mass Matrices
Trusses
Model Reduction
Problems
MATLAB Engineering Vibration Toolbox
Toolbox Problems
Complex Numbers and Functions
Laplace Transforms
Matrix Basics
The Vibration Literature
List of Symbols
Codes and Web Sites
Engineering Vibration Toolbox and Web Support
References
Answers to Selected Problems
Index
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