5. Section 5: Motion

  1. Clifford Matthews

Published Online: 19 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781119967958.ch5

Engineers' Data Book, Fourth Edition

Engineers' Data Book, Fourth Edition

How to Cite

Matthews, C. (2012) Section 5: Motion, in Engineers' Data Book, Fourth Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119967958.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 27 JAN 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781119976226

Online ISBN: 9781119967958

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Keywords:

  • motion, engineering analyses and design;
  • concept of equilibrium, analysing engineering structures;
  • motion equations;
  • Newton's laws of motion;
  • rotational and translational motion;
  • SHM, particles moving with SHM, constant angular velocity;
  • acceleration, rate of change of speed or velocity;
  • dynamic balancing, and measurement/correction planes;
  • vibration, subset of dynamics, and machine vibration;
  • machinery noise, and principles

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Making sense of equilibrium

  • Motion equations

  • Newton's laws of motion

  • Simple harmonic motion (SHM)

  • Understanding acceleration

  • Dynamic balancing

  • Vibration

  • Machine vibration

  • Machinery noise