Cedrat Technologies, innovation in mechatronicsCedrat Technologies, innovation in mechatronics

Cedrat Technologies, innovation in mechatronics

Control of vibrations, damping, isolation of structures by Cedrat Technologies

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This training is dedicated to engineers and technicians who want to know the different approaches of the control of vibration using new smart actuators. Note : this training can be coupled with a one-day introductory course on Electronics & control in mechatronics, (see programme on page 17)


  • Discover vibration active damping
  • Know piezoactuators using for active damping
  • Learn about control and command loops

Who should attend ?

Engineer / Technician in electronic, automatic and mechanical fields.


  • Copies in English
  • Training taught in English


  • Introduction to active control of vibration
    • The control of vibrations: Why and where?
    • Active vs passive: Advantages and drawbacks
    • Examples
    • Structure of the control loop
    • Type of control
    • Properties
    • Stability
    • Steps
  • Piezo actuators for the control of vibration
    • Piezo technology
    • Theory
    • Piezo mechanisms
    • Driving and control of piezo actuators
    • Basic of amplifiers
    • Static and dynamic conditions
  • Some concepts of control strategies
    • Active damping
    • Active isolation
    • Properties
    • Semi active control
    • Compensators
    • Collocated vs non collocated pairs : The SISO system impacts of the dimensionning of control loop
    • MIMO system
  • Study of an active damping control
    • Application on a real case
  • Study of an active isolation control
    • Application on a real case

Reference CVDI-en


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1 day(s)

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