Fundamental and Advanced Vibration Analysis - MECH4305

Faculty: Faculty of Engineering

School: School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering

Course Outline:

Campus: Sydney

Career: Undergraduate

Units of Credit: 6

EFTSL: 0.12500 (more info)

Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 6

Enrolment Requirements:

Prerequisite: MATH2019 and (MMAN3300 or MMAN2300)

Excluded: MECH9305

CSS Contribution Charge: 2 (more info)

Tuition Fee: See Tuition Fee Schedule

Further Information: See Class Timetable

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Free and forced responses of single degree-of-freedom spring-mass-damper systems, vibration isolation, transmissibility; Harmonic analysis; Vibration measuring instruments; Linear vibrations of multi-degree-of-freedom systems, normal modes; Analysis of continuous systems, wave equation, transverse vibration of strings, longitudinal/torsional vibration of bars and rods, bending vibration of beams. Introduction to experimental vibration analysis using Fast Fourier Transform (FFT) techniques. Typical sources of vibration in machines. Analysis of continuous systems using finite element techniques. Modal analysis. Vibration testing.


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