What is it about?

A novel strategy to optimize the parameters of a tuned mass damper such as mass and damping ratio to earn a better performance of a structure equipped with this device against random excitations.

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Why is it important?

A numerical search technique was utilized based on a formula to find optimum parameters of the tuned mass damper.

Perspectives

An extension of the search technique for the optimisation of the TMDs for a wider range of excitations, also considering active control strategies and hybrid strategies.

Arian Salehiziarani

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This page is a summary of: Optimisation of the mass and damping ratio of the tuned mass damper, Australian Journal of Structural Engineering, May 2019, Taylor & Francis, DOI: 10.1080/13287982.2019.1622489.
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