[ MEMWHVOMEIK ] VL Mechanics of Smart Structures

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS M2 - Master's programme 2. year Mechatronics Michael Krommer 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Mechatronics 2015W
Objectives Introduction into the fundamentals of linearized piezoelectricity. Application of piezoelectric materials as actautors and sensors; in particular for systems of structural mechanics. Control of systems of structural mechanics using collocated piezoelectric sensors and actuators.
Subject • Fundamentals of linearized piezoelasticity • Dynamic shape control
- Actuator design; elimination, tracking and combined problems; use of piezoelectric actuators
• Monitoring of mechanical entities
- Sensor design; classification of different sensor classes (modal sensors, etc); use of piezoelectric sensors
• Collocated actuators/sensors
- Relation between actuator and sensor design; simple control strategies
Criteria for evaluation written and/or oral exam
Methods ex-cathedra teaching, blackboard and presentation
Language German, if desired English
Study material Script
Changing subject? No
Further information none
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Assignment according to sequence