critical damping


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critical damping

n
(General Physics) physics the minimum amount of viscous damping that results in a displaced system returning to its original position without oscillation. Symbol: Cc
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The experimental calculation of the fraction from the critical damping is relatively easy if one manages to trace the movement vibrodiagram of the structure.
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The damping loss factor is defined as the ratio of energy dissipated per cycle of oscillation to the total dynamic energy in a subsystem and can be related to other commonly used damping parameters like the critical damping ratio.
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