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Structural Dynamics

SE 203 (4 credits)

Structural Dynamics: Response of the linear systems to harmonic, periodic and transient excitations. Duhamel’s integral. Response spectra. Principles of dynamics, Hamilton’s principle and Lagrange’s equations. Linearizationof the equations of motion. Free and forced vibrations. Matrix iteration, Jacobi, normal mode and frequency response method. (no prerequisites).

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