Theory of Vibration With Applications by Willia William ThomsonTheory of Vibration With Applications by Willia William Thomson

Theory of Vibration With Applications

byWillia William ThomsonEditorWilliam Thomson

Paperback | March 18, 2004

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This edition features a new chapter on computational methods that presents the basic principles on which most modern computer programs are developed. It introduces an example on rotor balancing and expands on the section on shock spectrum and isolation.
William Thomson is Emeritus Professor at the University of California, Santa Barbara.
Title:Theory of Vibration With ApplicationsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:558 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 1.1 inPublished:March 18, 2004Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0748743804

ISBN - 13:9780748743803


Table of Contents

1. Oscillary motion. 2. Free vibration. 3. Harmonically excited vibration. 4. Transient vibration. 5. Systems with two or more degrees of freedom. 6. Properties of vibrating systems. 7. Lagrange's equation. 8. Computational methods. 9. Vibration of continuous systems. 10. Introduction to the finite elemtnt method. 11. Mode-summation procedures for continuous systems. 12. Classical methods. 13. Random vibrations. 14. Nonlinear vibrations. Appendices. Answers to selected problems. Index.