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Half yearly meeting takes place in Swansea 12 & 13 January 2015

The ENL Project’s half-yearly meeting took place at the University of Swansea on 12 and 13 January 2015. The well-attended conference started with an overview of the project so far led by local host Professor Mike Friswell and Principal Investigator Professor David Wagg. There followed a keynote lecture by Professor Sondipon Adhikari, of Swansea University, […]

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Best Paper Award for Project Members

Research Assistant Dr. Ifigeneia Antoniadou and Professor Keith Worden, from the ENL project team, won the best paper award in the 7th European Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring in Nantes, France in July. Their paper on the use of a spatially adaptive thresholding method for the condition monitoring of a wind turbine gearbox proposes an […]

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The ENL project team gather for the 2nd Annual Review

ENL Project holds 2nd Annual Review

The Engineering Nonlinearity 2nd Annual Review Meeting took place in Sheffield on 2 and 3 June 2014. The Kenwood Hall Hotel played host to over 45 attendees from the project’s academic and industrial partners. The first day was opened by host and Principal Investigator, Professor David Wagg who gave an overview of the project progress […]

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Sheffield Hosts Bayesian Methods Workshop

Pete Green of the University of Sheffield hosted a Bayesian Workshop supported by the Engineering Nonlinearity (ENL) Programme Grant on 19th February 2014 at Kenwood Hall in the leafy environs of Nether Edge, Sheffield. There was a good attendance from the Project’s University and Industrial Partners; also guests and speakers from the Universities of Liverpool […]

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Half Yearly Meeting Held in Southampton

The Engineering Nonlinearity Half-Yearly meeting took place at the Institute of Sound and Vibration Research (ISVR), University of Southampton on 7th and 8th January. The first full week of the New Year saw nearly 50 attendees gathering to discuss progress thus far and future plans on this EPSRC-sponsored Programme Grant, which runs from September 2012 […]

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Romax Technology Host Harsh Nonlinearity Workshop

A technical workshop on “harsh nonlinearity” was hosted at the HQ of Romax Technology in Nottingham on 20 November 2013. The event was attended by both academic and industrial partners working on harsh nonlinear problems mainly focused on the topics of impact and friction combined with vibrating components. Applications included gearboxes and turbines. The workshop […]

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ENL Team Meet For Creativity@home Workshop

October 2013 saw a workshop taking place at Engineers House in Bristol involving problem solving by deconstruction and creative re-invention of subjects close the heart of the Engineering Nonlinearity (ENL) project, such as: What is Harsh Nonlinearity? Conferences Technical Demonstrators Facilitated by Dennis Sherwood of the Silver Bullet Machine Manufacturing Company under the auspices of […]

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Uncertainty Analysis in Nonlinear Dynamics Explored at Swansea Workshop

A Workshop will be held beginning at 09.30 on 4th July 2013 in Room 257, Talbot Building, Swansea University on Uncertainty Analysis in Nonlinear Dynamics.  Presentations will include: “Systems identification based on inverse fuzzy arithmetic” by Michael Hanss of the University of Stuttgart, “A Bayesian model updating procedure for dynamic health monitoring” by Edoardo Patelli […]

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ENL Project Holds First Annual Review

The First Annual Review Meeting and Steering Committee Meeting was held at Jesus College,  Cambridge on 13th and 14th June 2013.  The Keynote Lecture “Tailoring Nonlinear Vibrations for Applications” was given by Prof. Steven Shaw of Michigan State University.  Presentations were given on the 5 main themes of the project including “System Identification” by Prof. […]

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Modal Analysis Workshop Held in Bristol

Group photo modal analysis workshop A Workshop on Modal Analysis and Testing for Nonlinear Structures was held at Engineers’ House, Bristol on 11th March 2013. The event was attended by 30 of the project partners.  Topics covered included a discussion on the terminology of “Nonlinear Modes” chaired by Professor David Wagg. Project partners can access […]

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EPSRC: Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council