Mechanical Vibrations 4e / Edition 4

Mechanical Vibrations 4e / Edition 4

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by Singiresu S. Rao, S. S. Rao
     
 

ISBN-10: 0130489875

ISBN-13: 9780130489876

Pub. Date: 02/20/2003

Publisher: Prentice Hall

With an emphasis on computer techniques of analysis, this book presents the theory, computational aspects, and applications of vibrations in as simple a manner as possible.

This text gives expanded explanations of the fundamentals of vibration including history of vibration, degree of freedom systems, vibration control, vibration measurement, and more.

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Overview

With an emphasis on computer techniques of analysis, this book presents the theory, computational aspects, and applications of vibrations in as simple a manner as possible.

This text gives expanded explanations of the fundamentals of vibration including history of vibration, degree of freedom systems, vibration control, vibration measurement, and more.

For engineers and other professionals who want a clear introduction to vibration engineering.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130489876
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
02/20/2003
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
1104
Product dimensions:
7.68(w) x 9.44(h) x 1.60(d)

Table of Contents

(NOTE: Each chapter concludes with Examples Using MATLAB, C++ Program, Fortran Program, References, Review Questions, Problems, and Design Projects.)

1. Fundamentals of Vibration.

2. Free Vibration of Single Degree of Freedom Systems.

3. Harmonically Excited Vibration.

4. Vibration Under General Forcing Conditions.

5. Two Degree of Freedom Systems.

6. Multidegree of Freedom Systems.

7. Determination of Natural Frequencies and Mode Shapes.

8. Continuous Systems.

9. Vibration Control.

10. Vibration Measurement and Applications.

11. Numerical Integration Methods in Vibration Analysis.

12. Finite Element Method.

13. Nonlinear Vibration.

14. Random Vibration.

Appendix A: Mathematical Relationships.

Appendix B: Deflection of Beams and Plates.

Appendix C: Matrices.

Appendix D: Laplace Transform Pairs.

Appendix E: Units.

Appendix F: Introduction to MATLAB.

References.

Answers to Selected Problems.

Index.

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Mechanical Vibrations 4e 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
I go to the school where Rao is a teacher. Good guy likes feedback on his book from everyone who uses it. The book is very good. Lots of examples. Just make sure you keep some references handy, for materials information.