Cedrat Technologies, innovation in mechatronicsCedrat Technologies, innovation in mechatronics

Cedrat Technologies, innovation in mechatronics

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

This 1-day training is dedicated to engineers and technicians who want to know the different approaches of the control of vibration using new smart actuators.

Fill the registration form and send it to training.ct@cedrat-tec.com to attend this training courses (Reference CVDI-en / 550 € excl VAT).

  • Objectives To discover vibration active damping. To discover piezoactuators using for active damping. To discover control and command loops.
  • Who should attend Engineer / Technician in electronic, automatic and mechanical fields.
  • Documentation Copies in English, Training taught in English
  • On request


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

Questions / Applications


Note : this training can be coupled with a one-day introductory course on Electronics & control in mechatronics, (see programme on page 17)