Syllabus

Course Outline:

- Virtual work method

- Machine-prime mover interaction: flywheels

- Modeling of one d.o.f. vibratory systems

- Free and forced vibrations of one d.o.f. systems

- Vibration isolation

- Introduction to vibration of multi d.o.f. systems

- Rotor balancing

Textbook:

S.G. Kelly, Fundamentals of Mechanical Vibrations, 2nd Edition, 2000, McGraw Hill

Grading:

2 Midterm Exams (2x25%),  Final Exam (35%), Quizes (10%), Attendance (5%)