Flow-Induced Vibrations, 2nd Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0080983529
  • ISBN-13: 9780080983523
  • DDC: 621.811
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 432 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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In many plants, vibration and noise problems occur due to fluid flow, which can greatly disrupt smooth plant operations. These flow-related phenomena are called flow-induced vibration. This book explains how and why such vibrations happen and provides hints and tips on how to avoid them in future plant design. The world-leading author team doesn't assume prior knowledge of mathematical methods and provides the reader with information on the basics of modeling. The book includes several practical examples and thorough explanations of the structure, the evaluation method and the mechanisms to aid understanding of flow-induced vibrations.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Introduction.
2: Vibration Induced by Cross-Flow.
3: Vibration Induced by External Axial Flow.
4: Vibrations Induced by Internal Fluid Flow.
5: Vibration Induced by Pressure Waves in Piping.
6: Heating-Related Oscillations and Noise.
7: Vibrations in Rotary Machines.
8: Vibrations in Fluid–Structure Interaction Systems.