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2014-2015 University Catalog 
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ME 56400 - Vibrations Of Discretized Systems

Credit Hours: 3.00. Theory of small oscillations of discrete or discretized systems of high dimensionality. Formulation of equations of motion using Lagrange’s equation and the influence coefficients. Finite element reductions of continuous systems. Natural frequencies and modes: numerical methods. Free vibrations and forced vibration characteristics; modal expansion; approximation techniques; damping. Assembly of large systems from subsystems concepts, impedance techniques. Typically offered Spring.