The series, Modal Space—Back to Basics, features a variety of topics relating to modal analysis and its use for both analytical and experimental work. Some of the material presented here is excerpted from the multimedia format Modal Handbook on CD. Reader's questions regarding some common problems or misconceptions relating to modal analysis are welcome. These questions should be forwarded to Experimental Techniques, SEM, email@example.com.
So what really is a drive point FRF? Do you have to impact exactly at the same point?
Article first published online: 21 NOV 2012
© 2012, Society for Experimental Mechanics
Volume 36, Issue 6, pages 1–2, November/December 2012
How to Cite
Avitabile, P. (2012), So what really is a drive point FRF? Do you have to impact exactly at the same point?. Experimental Techniques, 36: 1–2. doi: 10.1111/j.1747-1567.2012.00875.x
Dr. P. Avitabile (SEM Member) is the director of the Modal Analysis and Controls Laboratory and professor in the Mechanical Engineering Department at the University of Massachusetts, Lowell, MA.
- Issue published online: 21 NOV 2012
- Article first published online: 21 NOV 2012