ENGS 344 -
Free and forced response of single and multiple degree of freedom lumped mass systems, and of continuous bodies. Students learn analytical and numerical methods for solving vibration problems. Class covers applications to the vibrations of mechanical systems and structures, earthquake response of structures.
Develop an understanding of characteristics of mechanical vibrations. 
Develop skills and understanding of the use of vibration analysis in engineering design. [1,4]
Improve thinking and problem solving abilities. [1,2]
Refine and apply knowledge of mathematics. [1,2]