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Experimental Investigation of Low Frequency Noise Reduction Using a Nonlinear Vibroacoustic Absorber

[+] Author Affiliations
Sergio Bellizzi, Philippe Herzog, Pierre-Olivier Mattéi, Cédric Pinhède

Laboratoire de Mécanique et d’Acoustique - CNRS, Marseille, France

Bruno Cochelin

Laboratoire de Mécanique et d’Acoustique - CNRS; Ecole Centrale de Marseille, Marseille, France

Paper No. DETC2011-47431, pp. 353-360; 8 pages
doi:10.1115/DETC2011-47431
From:
  • ASME 2011 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference
  • Volume 1: 23rd Biennial Conference on Mechanical Vibration and Noise, Parts A and B
  • Washington, DC, USA, August 28–31, 2011
  • Conference Sponsors: Design Engineering Division and Computers and Information in Engineering Division
  • ISBN: 978-0-7918-5478-5
  • Copyright © 2011 by ASME

abstract

This work deals with the energy pumping phenomenon for acoustical applications. The concept of energy pumping is to passively reduce the vibrations of a primary system by attaching to it an essentially nonlinear damped oscillator also named Nonlinear Energy Sink (NES) creating a strongly nonlinear coupling which localizes and dissipates the vibrational energy. In the context of acoustics, a vibroacoustic coupling is used. In an earlier work, we showed experimentally that a loudspeaker used as a Suspended Piston (SP) working outside its range of linearity can be used as a NES. In this work, the performance and efficiency of a SP NES is studied numerically and experimentally. The considered acoustic medium is a resonant pipe. The coupling between the pipe and the NES is ensured acoustically by a small acoustic compliance (the air in a coupling box). Various observed aspects of energy pumping are presented: behavior under sinusoidal forcing, pumping threshold, resonance capture and transient response. As a SP NES technology permits an easy control of the moving mass of the NES, the effect of this parameter is also studied.

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