Checking date: 14/06/2019


Course: 2019/2020

Acoustics and Vibration
(16096)
Study: Master of Engineering and Transport Machinery (73)
EPI


Coordinating teacher: RUBIO ALONSO, HIGINIO

Department assigned to the subject: Department of Mechanical Engineering

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS

Course:
Semester:




Students are expected to have completed
Math & mechanics (degree level),
Competences and skills that will be acquired and learning results.
Solve problems of vibrations & noisy. Isolate vibrations & noisy sources. Use of vibration & noisy measurement equipment: accelerometers, microphones, speakers, etc.
Description of contents: programme
1. INTRODUCTION. 2. BASIS OF SOUND 3. MEASURMENT OF NOISE 4. NOISE CONTROL. INSULATION. 5. noise regulations. 6. FUNDAMENTALS OF VIBRATIONS 7. MEASUREMENT OF VIBRATIONS 8. VIBRATIONS IN MACHINES 9. NONLINEAR VIBRATIONS 10. REGULATIONS AND NOISE CONTROL 11. Modal Analysis
Learning activities and methodology
- Theoretical and practical Classes (50% ECTS) . Students learn the theoretical contents of the subject and its application to practical situations. - Labs (10% ECTS). The student reinforces their knowledge with practical implementation in lab situations. - Practical work (35% ECTS). The student demonstrates the ability to apply knowledge acquired in the classroom to a real course. - Participation in conferences, seminars or subject-related conferences (5% ECTS). Students acquire a thorough knowledge of the subject and its relation to other adjacent areas.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 40
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 60
Basic Bibliography
  • Den Hartog, J.P. (Jacob Pieter) (1901-) . Mechanical vibrations . Dover. 1985
  • Kinsler, Lawrence E. . Fundamentals of acoustics 3rd ed. John Wiley & Sons. 1982
  • Rao, S.S. . Mechanical vibrations . Addison-Wesley. 1990
  • Rossing, Thomas D.. Springer handbook of acoustics . Springer. 2007
  • Smith, B.J.. Acoustics and noise control . Addison-Wesley. 1996

The course syllabus and the academic weekly planning may change due academic events or other reasons.