Shaking Table Testing

Course Description

General concept of structural dynamic test is introduced in the lecture. Simple shaking table test

and free vibration test are practically performed using a small single mass model. Data

processing technique is also discussed through the practice.


Toshihide KASHIMA (IISEE), Tsutomu HIRADE (BRI)


1 day(s)


Practice of Structural Dynamic Testing

(1)   Free Vibration Test

(2)   Shaking Table Test

(3)   Natural Period and Damping Ratio

(4)   Sensors, Amplifiers and Recorders

Lecture note files of this course can be downloaded.