Publications on Vibration Control

Terrill, R.; Bäumer, R.; Starossek, U. (2017). "Active vibration control of a three degree of freedom oscillator using two eccentrically rotating masses." Proceedings, EVACES'2017 Conference "Experimental Vibration Analysis for Civil Engineering Structures," San Diego, California, United States, July 12-14, 2017.

Bäumer, R.; Terrill, R.; Starossek, U. (2017). "An analytic comparison regarding steady-state damping performance between the twin rotor damper and a dynamic vibration absorber." Proceedings, EVACES'2017 Conference "Experimental Vibration Analysis for Civil Engineering Structures," San Diego, California, United States, July 12-14, 2017.

Bäumer, R.; Starossek, U. (2017). “Closed-form steady-state response solution of the twin rotor damper and experimental validation.” ASME, Journal of Vibration and Acoustics, Vol. 139, No. 2, February 2017, doi:10.1115/1.4035134.

Bäumer, R.; Starossek, U. (2016). "Active vibration control of an oscillator with two translational degrees of freedom using centrifugal forces created by two eccentrically rotating masses." International Journal of Dynamics and Control, online: 25 November 2016, doi: 10.1007/s40435-016-0280-8.

Starossek, U. (2016). "Eccentric-wing flutter stabilizer for long-span bridges." Bridge Structures, Vol. 12, No. 1-2, 2016, pp. 3-9, doi:10.3233/BRS-160098.

Starossek, U.; Ziems, H.; Ferenczi, T. (2016). "Eccentric-wing flutter stabilizer – Analysis and wind tunnel tests." 6th International Conference on Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Computation (SEMC), Cape Town, South Africa, September 5-7, 2016. Presentation

Starossek, U. (2016). "Eccentric-wing flutter stabilizer for bridges." IABSE Conference "Bridges and Structures Sustainability – Seeking Intelligent Solutions," Guangzhou, China, May 8-11, 2016.

Starossek, U. (2016). "Exact analytical solutions for forced undamped Duffing oscillator." International Journal of Non-Linear Mechanics, Vol. 85, October 2016, pp. 197-206, doi: 10.1016/j.ijnonlinmec.2016.06.008 .

Bäumer, R.; Starossek, U. (2016). "Active vibration control using centrifugal forces created by eccentrically rotating masses." ASME, Journal of Vibration and Acoustics, Vol. 138, No. 4, August 2016, doi:10.1115/1.4033358.

Starossek, U. (2016). "Eccentric-wing flutter stabilizer for bridges." IABSE Conference "Bridges and Structures Sustainability – Seeking Intelligent Solutions," Guangzhou, China, May 8-11, 2016. Presentation

Starossek, U. (2016).Forced response of low-frequency pendulum mechanism." Mechanism and Machine Theory, Vol. 99, May 2016, pp. 207-216, doi:10.1016/j.mechmachtheory.2016.01.004.

Starossek, U. (2015). "Exact analytical solutions for forced cubic restoring force oscillator." Nonlinear Dynamics, online: 12 November 2015, doi 10.1007/s11071-015-2486-2.

Starossek, U. (2015)."A low-frequency pendulum mechanism." Mechanism and Machine Theory, Vol. 83, January 2015, pp. 81-90.

Bäumer, R.; Wollnack, S.; Scheller, J.; Starossek, U.; Werner, H. (2014). "Twin rotor damper applied to the damping of non-harmonic vibrations." Proceedings, 9th International Conference on Structural Dynamics EURODYN 2014, Porto, Portugal, June 30-July 2, 2014.

Bäumer, R.; Starossek, U.; Scheller, J. (2014). "Continuous state feedback control for twin rotor damper." Proceedings, 9th International Conference on Structural Dynamics EURODYN 2014, Porto, Portugal, June 30-July 2, 2014.

Starossek, U.; Bäumer, R.; Fahrenheim, M.; Diaz de Corcuera, S.; Radovcic, Y. (2014). "Active damping of wind turbine towers by twin rotor damper." 6th International Symposium on Computational Wind Engineering, Hamburg, Germany, June 8-12, 2014.

Starossek, U.; Scheller, J. (2014). "Novel active mass damper for control of structural vibrations." Symposium on Vibration and Control of Structures under Wind Action, Hanoi University of Science and Technology, Hanoi, Vietnam, February 24-25, 2014.

Starossek, U.; Scheller, J. (2013). "Twin rotor damper for control of structural vibrations." Invited keynote lecture, 9th International Workshop on Advanced Smart Materials and Smart Structures Technology, Asian-Pacific Network of Centers for Research in Smart Structures Technology (ANCRiSST), UNIST, Ulsan, Korea, July 18-21, 2013.

Scheller, J.; Starossek, U. (2013). "Twin rotor damper for control of wind-induced bridge deck vibrations." Proceedings, 15th Asia Pacific Vibration Conference, ICC Jeju, Korea, June 2-6, 2013.

Körlin, R.; Starossek, U. (2013). "Bridge flutter control using eccentric rotational actuators." Wind and Structures, Vol. 16, Issue 4, April 2013, pp. 323-340.

Scheller, J.; Starossek, U.; Stroetmann, R. (2012). "Aktive Schwingungskontrolle mittels Unwuchten (Active vibration control by means of rotating unbalanced masses)." 18. DASt-Kolloquium Stahlbau, Aachen, 16.-17. Oktober 2012.

Kim, Y-M.; Kwak, Y.; Scheller, J.; Starossek, U. (2012). "Wind tunnel tests of vibration control devices for a super long span bridge." 18th IABSE Congress "Innovative Infrastructures – Toward Human Urbanism," Seoul, Korea, September 19-21, 2012.

Körlin, R.; Boonto, S.; Werner, H.; Starossek, U. (2011). "LMI-based gain scheduling for bridge flutter control using eccentric rotational actuators." Optimal Control, Applications and Methods, accepted for publication.

Scheller, J.; Starossek, U. (2011). "Wind tunnel tests on active flutter control by twin rotor damper."Proceedings, 13th International Conference on Wind Engineering (ICWE13), Amsterdam, Netherlands, July 10-15, 2011.

Scheller, J.; Starossek, U. (2011). "Design and experimental verification of a new active mass damper for control of pedestrian-induced bridge vibrations." Proceedings, 4th International Conference Footbridge, Breslau, Poland, July 6-8, 2011

Scheller, J.; Starossek, U. (2011). "A versatile active mass damper for structural vibration control." Proceedings, 8th International Conference on Structural Dynamics EURODYN 2011, Leuven, Belgium, July 4-6, 2011.

Starossek, U.; Scheller, J.; Seils, A. (2010). "The twin rotor damper: videos of active flutter-control experiments with a sectional model in the wind tunnel." Structural Analysis and Steel Structures Institute, Hamburg University of Technology.

Windkanal Videos

Starossek U.; Aslan H.; Thiesemann L. (2009). "Experimental and numerical identification of flutter derivatives for nine bridge deck sections." Wind and Structures, Vol. 12, No. 6, November 2009, pp. 519-540.

Scheller, J.; Starossek, U. (2008). "A new energy-efficient device for active control of bridge vibrations." Report, IABSE Congress "Creating and Renewing Urban Structures – Tall Buildings, Bridges and Infrastructure," Chicago, USA, September 14-19, 2008.

 

Starossek, U.; Scheller, J. (2008). "A novel active mass damper for vibration control of bridges." Proceed­ings, 4th International Conference on Bridge Maintenance, Safety, and Management (IABMAS’08), Seoul, Korea, July 13-17, 2008.



 

Starossek, U.; Aslan, H. (2008). "Passive control of bridge deck flutter using tuned mass dampers and control surfaces." Proceedings, 7th European Conference on Structural Dynamics – Euro­dyn 2008, Southampton, U.K., July 7-9, 2008.



Starossek, U.; Aslan, H. (2007). "A novel aero-elastic damper for long-span bridges." Proceedings, Twelfth International Conference on Wind Engineering, Cairns, Australia, July 1-6, 2007.

Körlin, R.; Starossek, U. (2007). "Wind tunnel test of an active mass damper for bridge decks." Journal of Wind Engineering and Industrial Aerodynamics, Vol. 95, No. 4, pp. 267-277, April 2007.

flutter control
Video of a flutter-control experiment in our wind tunnel; the control moment is generated by the rotational acceleration of a rotating mass.

 

Körlin, R.; Starossek, U. (2004). "Active mass dampers for flutter control of bridges." 8th International Conference on Flow-Induced Vibrations, Paris, July 6-9, 2004.

 

Körlin, R.; Bergmann, D.; Starossek, U. (2004). "Numerical-experimental simulation of active flutter control for bridges." Structural Control and Health Monitoring, Vol. 11, No. 2.