Mechanical Vibration and Acoustics

Course Name: 

ME420 MECHANICAL VIBRATION & ACOUSTICS

Programme: 

B.Tech (Mechanical)

Semester: 

Seventh

Category: 

Engineering Science Core (ESC)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3

Content: 

Importance and scope, Single DOF systems, Free, damped, forced vibration, Two DOF system, Multi DOF
systems, Eigen values and vectors, numerical solutions, Continuous systems, non linear systems. Theory of
vibration measuring instruments, Vibration reduction methods, Fundamentals of acoustics, Plane wave,
prorogation, radiation and scattering, effect of noise on human, acoustics measurement, Noise reduction
methods.

References: 

W .T .Thomson, Theory of Vibration with application, 5th Edition, Prentice Hall, 2001. Kinslr L. E & Fray A. R, Fundamentals of acoustics, 3rd Edition, Jon Wiley & Sons, 1982. Philip M .Morse, Vibration and Sound, 2nd Edition, McGraw- Hill, 1948. Lyon R. C, Machine Noise and Diagnostics, Butterworths, 1987. Leo L Beranek, Noise and Vibration control, McGraw Hill Higher Education, 1971

Department: 

Mechanical Engineering
 

Contact us

Dr. Narendranath S, Professor and Head
Department of Mechanical Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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