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A general methodology for analysis of structure-borne micro-vibration

Remedia, M, Aglietti, GS, Richardson, G and Le Page, B (2013) A general methodology for analysis of structure-borne micro-vibration Collection of Technical Papers - AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics and Materials Conference.

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Driven by the increasingly stringent stability requirement of some modern payloads (e.g. the new generations of optical instruments) the issue of accurate spacecraft micro-vibration modelling has grown of importance. This article focuses on the dynamic coupling between a source of micro-vibration (e.g. reaction wheel) and a structure, taking into account the uncertainties related to both parts. In this context, an alternative to the Monte Carlo Simulation for complex structures has been developed, consisting in sub-structural approach to perturb the natural frequencies of specific subsystem reduced with the Craig-Bampton method. In order to prove the validity of the method and its application to the theory of the coupling, benchmark examples and practical applications will be described. © 2012 AIAA.

Item Type: Article
Divisions : Surrey research (other units)
Authors :
Aglietti, GS
Richardson, G
Le Page, B
Date : 15 August 2013
Depositing User : Symplectic Elements
Date Deposited : 17 May 2017 12:58
Last Modified : 24 Jan 2020 23:10

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