The classic reference on shock and vibration, fully updated with the latest advances in the field
Written by a team of internationally recognized experts, this comprehensive resource provides all the information you need to design, analyze, install, and maintain systems subject to mechanical shock and vibration. The book covers theory, instrumentation, measurement, testing, control methodologies, and practical applications.
Harris' Shock and Vibration Handbook, Sixth Edition, has been extensively revised to include innovative techniques and technologies, such as the use of waveform replication, wavelets, and temporal moments. Learn how to successfully apply theory to solve frequently encountered problems. This definitive guide is essential for mechanical, aeronautical, acoustical, civil, electrical, and transportation engineers.
EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT MECHANICAL SHOCK AND VIBRATION, INCLUDING
Instrumentation and measurements
Procedures for analyzing and testing systems subject to shock and vibration
Ground-motion, fluid-flow, wind-. and sound-induced vibration
Methods for controlling shock and vibration
The effects of shock and vibration on humans
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
Great standard for rotational machinery and vibrational analysis. It very thick and technical, covering nearly every topic involving vibration. Definitely belongs on the shelf. As a learning tool, I preferred "Structural Dynamics" by Craig.
I have other textbooks that do a better job, but they were published over 30 years ago. employer wanted to have a more current reference
I've profit their examples in my job. I think that the authors must use the IS. In non anglo countries is common used IS. I think that if there were more theory it were a better handbook.
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