IIT Guwahati Dynamics of Machinery Syllabus
ME 313. Dynamics of Machinery (2-1-0-6)
Static and dynamic force analysis; Flywheel; inertia forces and their balancing for rotating and reciprocating machines; Gyroscope and gyroscopic effects; Governers: types and applications; Cam dynamics: analysis of cam and follower, jump phenomenon; Vibrations of one degree of freedom systems; Free and Force vibrations;Transverse and torsional vibrations of two and three rotor systems; critical speeds; Vibration isolation and measurements; two-degree of freedom systems; Geared system; Introduction to Multi-degree of Freedom System :normal mode vibration, coordinate coupling, forced harmonic vibration, vibration absorber (tuned, and centrifugal pendulum absorber), vibration damper; Properties of vibrating system, flexibility matrix, stiffness matrix, reciprocity theorem, eigenvalues and eigenvectors, orthogonal properties of eigenvectors, modal matrix, Rayleigh damping, Normal mode summation.
 J. J Uicker (Jr), G. R Pennock, and J. E Shigley, Theory of Machines and Mechanisms, 3rd Ed., Oxford International Student Edition, 2009
 J S Rao and R V Dukkipat, Mechanism and Machine Theory, 2nd Ed., New Age Intl., 2008
 S. S. Rattan, Theory of Machines, 3rd Ed., Tata McGraw Hill, 2009
 T. Bevan. Theory of Machines, CBS Publishers and Distributors, 1984
 L. Meirovitch, Elements of Vibration Analysis, McGraw Hill, 1998.
 W. T. Thomsom and M.D. Dahleh, Theory of Vibration with Applications, 5th Ed., Pearson Education, 1999.