Mechanical Vibrations / Edition 2

Mechanical Vibrations / Edition 2

by Singiresu S. Rao
     
 

ISBN-10: 0201501562

ISBN-13: 9780201501568

Pub. Date: 01/28/1990

Publisher: Addison-Wesley

While presenting theory, computational aspects, and applications of vibrations in as simple a manner as possible, this book serves as an introduction to the subject of vibration engineering. As in previous editions, Rao emphasizes computer techniques of analysis. The third edition features expanded explanations of the fundamentals, emphasizing physical

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While presenting theory, computational aspects, and applications of vibrations in as simple a manner as possible, this book serves as an introduction to the subject of vibration engineering. As in previous editions, Rao emphasizes computer techniques of analysis. The third edition features expanded explanations of the fundamentals, emphasizing physical significance and interpretation that build upon previous experience in mechanics.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780201501568
Publisher:
Addison-Wesley
Publication date:
01/28/1990
Series:
Addison-Wesley Series in Mechanical Engineering
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
624

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Fundamentals of Vibration1
Ch. 2Free Vibration of Single Degree of Freedom Systems97
Ch. 3Harmonically Excited Vibration191
Ch. 4Vibration Under General Forcing Conditions263
Ch. 5Two Degree of Freedom Systems327
Ch. 6Multidegree of Freedom Systems377
Ch. 7Determination of Natural Frequencies and Mode Shapes461
Ch. 8Continuous Systems501
Ch. 9Vibration Control565
Ch. 10Vibration Measurement and Applications629
Ch. 11Numerical Integration Methods in Vibration Analysis683
Ch. 12Finite Element Method725
Ch. 13Nonlinear Vibration761
Ch. 14Random Vibration821
Appendix A: Mathematical Relationships873
Appendix B: Deflection of Beams and Plates876
Appendix C: Matrices879
Appendix D: Laplace Transform Pairs886
Appendix E: Units888
Answers to Selected Problems891
Index905

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