IIT Guwahati Dynamics of Machinery Syllabus

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.


[1] J. J Uicker (Jr), G. R Pennock, and J. E Shigley, Theory of Machines and Mechanisms, 3rd Ed., Oxford International Student Edition, 2009
[2] J S Rao and R V Dukkipat, Mechanism and Machine Theory, 2nd Ed., New Age Intl., 2008


[1] S. S. Rattan, Theory of Machines, 3rd Ed., Tata McGraw Hill, 2009
[2] T. Bevan. Theory of Machines, CBS Publishers and Distributors, 1984
[3] L. Meirovitch, Elements of Vibration Analysis, McGraw Hill, 1998.
[4] W. T. Thomsom and M.D. Dahleh, Theory of Vibration with Applications, 5th Ed., Pearson Education, 1999.

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