TITLE

Responding to bad vibes

AUTHOR(S)
Excell, Jon
PUB. DATE
May 2005
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);5/16/2005, Vol. 293 Issue 7675, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that an engineering team from Darmstadt's Fraunhofer Institute for Structural Durability and System Reliability is investigating the possibility of integrating active materials, such as piezoelectric ceramics, within a range of different mechanical structures. Detection of vibration into a controlled unit; Potential applications of the technology on different laboratory-based machines; Applications in the automotive industry.
ACCESSION #
17139098

 

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