Electro-mechanical analogies. Electo-mechanical systems and transducers. Operation of two degree of freedom systems. Principal modes orthogonality. Multi-degree of freedom vibrating systems. Lumped parameter systems.

Lubrication: Theory of lubrication. Reynolds equation and its application to a converging-diverging wedge. Pad bearings and Journal bearings. Hydrodynamic bearings. Rolling bearing analysis. Boundary lubrication. Hydrostatic bearings. Bearing materials.

 


Level of Study: 400 Level