Multi-phase Magnetostrictive Actuator Dedicated to Close-Loop Vibration Control System
Jerzy Kaleta, Karol Wachtarczyk, Przemysław Wiewiórskidownload PDF
Abstract. The article discusses a multi-phase magnetostrictive actuator which is the executive part of a multi-phase mechanical vibration controller (MVC). The whole system contains several stages of magnetostrictive actuators and a dedicated vibration sensor. Each individual actuator is dedicated to operation with the same frequency and with an individually programmed phase shift. The controller enables the actuator to excite mechanical vibration in various media (including liquids) to ultrasound frequencies. This allowed to continuously maintain a selected construction in mechanical resonance whose frequency was determined in real time. The work is the continuation of research on the development of the Energy Harvesting (EH) methods by using magnetostrictive actuator – mechanical cross phenomena.
Magnetostrictive Actuator, Multi-Phase Vibrations, Moving Objects Using Vibrations, Digital Signal Processing, Code Of Structure Stiffness (CSS)
Published online 5/25/2019, 7 pages
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Citation: Jerzy Kaleta, Karol Wachtarczyk, Przemysław Wiewiórski, Multi-phase Magnetostrictive Actuator Dedicated to Close-Loop Vibration Control System, Materials Research Proceedings, Vol. 12, pp 159-165, 2019
The article was published as article 23 of the book Experimental Mechanics of Solids
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