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A Technique for Determining Damping Values and Damper Locations in Multi-Degree-of-Freedom Systems

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J. N. Kanianthra, F. H. Speckhart

Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering Department, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tenn.

J. Eng. Ind 97(4), 1245-1250 (Nov 01, 1975) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3438736 History: Received June 04, 1975; Online July 15, 2010

Abstract

In complicated multi-degree-of-freedom systems, it is often necessary to choose linear damping values and determine their locations that will give a desired performance. The method presented in this paper describes procedures by which the damping values and damper locations for prescribed damping ratios in all principal modes can be found. Two numerical examples are included to illustrate the method.

Copyright © 1975 by ASME
Topics: Dampers , Damping
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