22.515 Modal Analysis

Modal Analysis

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 3874
Status Active

Review of single and multiple degree of freedom system using classical and Laplace formulations. Finite element methods for dynamic systems. Model reduction/expansion formulations. Modal participation and mode activation concepts. Linear algebra review, matrix formulations, matrix eigenanalysis, generalized inverses, spectral and singular valued decomposition techniques. Models developed using MATLAB.