Experimental Study on Ball Screw Type Magnetic Friction Damper: Semiactive Control Using Electromagnet

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Tetsuya Watanabe

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Saitama University, Saitama, Japan

Kohei Suzuki

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Tokyo Metropolitan University, Tokyo, Japan

Fumiya Iiyama, Hiroshi Sodeyama

Test & Research Department, Sanwa Tekki Corporation, Tochigi, Japan

J. Pressure Vessel Technol 126(1), 110-114 (Feb 26, 2004) (5 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1634585 History: Received November 07, 2002; Revised April 24, 2003; Online February 26, 2004
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Ball-screw-type magnetic friction damper
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Structure of friction system
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Dynamic model of ball-screw-type magnetic friction damper
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Comparison of hysteresis loops: (a) Frequency=0.2 Hz,Displacement=10 mm; and (b) Frequency=0.8 Hz,Displacement=15 mm.
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One-degree-of-freedom-system with ball screw type magnetic friction damper
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Damper with electromagnet
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Expected hysteresis loop
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Hysteresis loop (0.2 Hz)




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