Random Vibrations & Failure Analysis

Gupta, S. (Sayan)

Learning Object

This course include 37 lectures covering topics including: Fundamentals of probability theory: probability space, random variables, functions of random variables, Stochastic processes and random signals: stationarity, ergodicity, power spectrum, covariance functions, calculus of random processes, Linear single and multi degree of freedom structural systems: input-output relations, time domain and frequency domain analysis, linear and nonlinear systems, the fokker-Planck equation, Computational issues, Level crossing and first passage times, extreme value and peak distributions, Applications: random fatigue, probabilistic crack growth, risk analysis.

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National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL)

DOER Persistent Identifier: http://doer.col.org/handle/123456789/6810