dampening of oscillatory motion


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thefancybum
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Apr18-12, 10:40 AM
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Is there a quantitative relationship between dampening of a mass on a spring and time. I need some help on how to go about finding a mathematical relationship of dampening of a mass on a spring.

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Apr18-12, 11:18 AM
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See http://www.tech.plym.ac.uk/soe/james..._SDOF_JMWB.pdf

Or google for free vibration of SDOF systems (SDOF = single degree of freedom)


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