PART ONE: Vibration Fundamentals: Introduction; Vibration Analysis Applications; Vibration Analysis Overview; Vibration Sources; Vibration Theory; Machine Dynamics; Vibration Data Types and Formats; Data Acquisition; Analysis Techniques. PART TWO: Frequency-Domain Analysis: Overview; Machine-Train Monitoring Parameters; Database Development; Vibration Data Acquisition; Trending Analysis; Failure Mode Analysis; Signature Analysis; Root-Cause Analysis. PART THREE: Resonance: Introduction; Types of Resonance; Examples of Resonance; Testing for Resonance; Mode Shape. PART FOUR: Real-Time Analysis: Overview; Applications; Data Acquisition; Analysis Setup; Transient (Waterfall) Analysis; Synchronous Time Averaging; Zoom Analysis; Torsional Analysis
Provides information essential to industrial troubleshooting investigations Describes root-cause failure analysis Incorporates detailed equipment-design guidelines
Mr. Mobley is president and CEO of Integrated Systems Inc. of Knoxville, Tenn. He has written numerous publications on such topics as plant performance, maintenance engineering, maintenance management, and predictive maintenance. He is also a contributing editor for Plant Services magazine.