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Journal of Mechanical Science and Technology

, Volume 33, Issue 4, pp 1563–1572 | Cite as

Optimal control of vibration by multiple tuned liquid dampers using Taguchi method

  • Nguyen Van KhangEmail author
  • Do The Duong
  • Nguyen Thi Van Huong
  • Nguyen Duc Thi Thu Dinh
  • Vu Duc Phuc
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Abstract

This paper investigates the multiple tuned liquid dampers (MTLD), which consist of a number of MTLD whose first natural frequencies of sloshing are distributed over a certain range around the natural frequency of a structure. The liquid motion in the MTLD as well as the MTLD-structure interaction are numerically simulated using a shallow water-wave theory. An optimal procedure based on Taguchi method is proposed to determine the optimum parameters of MTLD to suppress the vibration amplitude of the considered structure. A number of numerical tests are included to demonstrate and verify the effectiveness of the proposed procedure.

Keywords

Multiple tuned liquid damper Taguchi method Passive vibration control Numerical simulation 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Nguyen Van Khang
    • 1
    Email author
  • Do The Duong
    • 1
  • Nguyen Thi Van Huong
    • 1
  • Nguyen Duc Thi Thu Dinh
    • 2
  • Vu Duc Phuc
    • 3
  1. 1.Hanoi University of Science and TechnologyHanoiVietnam
  2. 2.University of Transport and CommunicationsHanoiVietnam
  3. 3.Hung Yen University of Technology and EducationHung YenVietnam

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