Journal of Mechanical Science and Technology

, Volume 32, Issue 11, pp 5163–5170 | Cite as

Generalized model of vibro-isolation systems with seated human body for single-axis transmission of vibration

  • Igor MaciejewskiEmail author
  • Tomasz Krzyzynski


A generalized model of vibration isolation systems with a human body in a seated position is developed. The system dynamics is modeled for a single-axis transmission of vibration, that is, longitudinal x, lateral y and vertical z, to limit whole-body vibration exposure. The developed model can be successfully employed to describe the propagation of vibration waves from the source to a vibrating object. The proposed mathematical model can be widely used to protect a human body against vibration.


Whole-body vibration Modeling Simulation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Mechatronics and Applied Mechanics, Faculty of Technology and EducationKoszalin University of TechnologyKoszalinPoland

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