Course syllabus

Mekaniska vibrationer
Mechanical Vibrations

FMEN10, 8 credits, A (Second Cycle)

Valid for: 2013/14
Decided by: Education Board E
Date of Decision: 2013-04-17

General Information

Elective for: F4, F4-bem, M4, M4-bem, Pi4, Pi4-bs
Language of instruction: The course will be given in English


The aim of the course is to:


Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must


Vibrations in n-degree of freedom systems. Damping mechanisms. Gyroscopic forces. Modal analysis (classical normal modes, complex modes). Transfer functions. Transient response. Continuous systems and wave propagation. Vibration damping and vibration isolation. Applications including the numerical analysis of mechanical vibrations.

Examination details

Grading scale: TH
Assessment: Hand in exercises and written exam.


Admission requirements:

The number of participants is limited to: No
The course overlaps following course/s: FMEF05

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Univ. lektor Kristina Nilsson,
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