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American Journal of Industrial Engineering. 2019, 6(1), 19-25
DOI: 10.12691/ajie-6-1-3
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Review of Rotor Balancing Techniques

Ahmed A. Ibraheem1, , Nouby M. Ghazaly2 and G. T. Abd el- Jaber2

1Mechanical Engineering Department, General Petroleum Company GPC, Cairo, Egypt

2Mechanical Engineering Department, South Valley University, Qena, Egypt

Pub. Date: December 22, 2019

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Ahmed A. Ibraheem, Nouby M. Ghazaly and G. T. Abd el- Jaber. Review of Rotor Balancing Techniques. American Journal of Industrial Engineering. 2019; 6(1):19-25. doi: 10.12691/ajie-6-1-3


This paper reviews the history of rotor balancing researches and techniques to avoid balancing problem and its consequences. The discussion in site and factory methods includes influence coefficient, conventional software, no phase and frequency response methods to balance rotors. The survey present theory used in computational algorithms related to Eigensystem realization algorithm (ERA) and its application to develop FRF.

balancing single plan balancing four run methods frequency response function self-balancing systems

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