Course syllabus

Mekaniska vibrationer
Mechanical Vibrations

FMEN11, 7,5 credits, A (Second Cycle)

Valid for: 2015/16
Decided by: Education Board E
Date of Decision: 2015-04-13

General Information

Elective for: BME4, F4, F4-bem, M4-bem, Pi4-bem
Language of instruction: The course will be given in English


The aim of the course is that the student aquire:


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. Free vibrations and forced vibrations. 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. Examples of numerical analysis of mechanical vibrations. Industrial applications.

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, FMEN10

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Univ. lektor Kristina Nilsson,
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