Swift, SJ and Smith, MC and Glover, AR and Papageorgiou, C and Gartner, B and Houghton, NE (2013) Design and modelling of a fluid inerter. International Journal of Control, 86. pp. 2035-2051. ISSN 0020-7179Full text not available from this repository.
Mechanical spring-damper network performance can often be improved by the inclusion of a third passive component called the inerter. This ideally has the characteristic that the force at the terminals is directly proportional to the relative acceleration between them. The fluid inerter presented here has advantages over mechanical ball screw devices in terms of simplicity of design. Furthermore, it can be readily adapted to implement various passive network layouts. Variable orifices and valves can be included to provide series or parallel damping. Test data from prototypes with helical tubes have been compared with models to investigate parasitic damping effects of the fluid. © 2013 Copyright Taylor and Francis Group, LLC.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Control Design Inerter Mechanical device Modelling|
|Divisions:||Div F > Control|
|Depositing User:||Cron job|
|Date Deposited:||04 Feb 2015 22:38|
|Last Modified:||02 Mar 2015 01:29|