Introduction to Vibration (108)

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Chapter Outline

Chapter 2 - Introduction to Vibration (Mechanical and Structural Theory)

  • Design and Testing for Vibration and Shock
  • Rotational Unbalance Example—Automobile engine
  • Vibration and Shock Examples
  • Natural Frequency (Resonance)
  • Forcing Frequency
  • Prolonged Excitation of Natural Frequency
  • Tacoma Narrows Bridge
  • Natural and Resonant Frequencies
  • Effects of Shock and Vibration
  • Dynamic Inputs
  • Fragility
  • Effect of Failures