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Engineering Vibration

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ISBN-10: 0135185319

ISBN-13: 9780135185315

Edition: 1st 1996 (Revised)

Authors: Daniel J. Inman

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List price: $105.00
Edition: 1st
Copyright year: 1996
Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR
Publication date: 10/10/1995
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 560
Size: 7.50" wide x 9.75" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 2.2

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…    

Introduction to Free Vibration
Harmonic Motion
Viscous Damping
Modeling and Energy Methods
Design Considerations
Numerical Simulation of the Time Response
Coulomb Friction and the Pendulum
Response to Harmonic Excitation
Harmonic Excitation of Undamped Systems
Harmonic Excitation of Damped Systems
Alternative Representations
Base Excitation
Rotating Unbalance
Other Forms of Damping
Numerical Simulation and Design
Nonlinear Response Properties
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
Numerical Simulation of the Response
Nonlinear Response Properties
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
Computational Eigenvalue Problems of Vibration
Numerical Simulation of the Time Response
Design for Vibration Suppression
Acceptable Levels of Vibration
Vibration Isolation
Vibration Absorbers
Damping in Vibration Absorption
Viscoelastic Damping Treatments
Critical Speeds of Rotating Disks
Active Vibration Suppression
Practical Isolation Design
Distributed-Parameter Systems
Vibration of a String of 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 and the Forced Response
Vibration Testing and Experimental Modal Analysis
Measurement Hardware
Digital Signal Processing
Random Signal Analysis in Testing
Modal Data Extraction
Model Parameter by Circle Fitting
Mode Shape Measurement
Vibration Testing for Endurance and Diagnostics
Operational Deflection Shape Measurement
Finite Element Method
Example: The Bar
Three-Element Bar
Beam Elements
Lumped Mass Matrices
Model Reduction
Complex Numbers and Functions
Laplace Transforms
Matrix Basics
The Vibration Literature
List of Symbols
Introduction to MATLAB�“, Mathcad�“, and Mathematica�“
Engineering Vibration Toolbox and Web Support
Answers to Selected Problems