A complete understanding of Rotor Dynamics is essential in rotating equipment design, making it possible to avoid costly issues in production / operation.


Understand the concepts of vibration phenomenon, critical speed, unbalance response, separation margin, amplification factor, stability margin
Identify important factors in the production & assembly of turbomachines
Evaluate and/or write an API report on rotor dynamics
Ask rotor suppliers the right questions to be able to perform studies

Participant profile
Technicians with a good base in mechanics
Mechanical Engineers

Basic understanding of numerical simulation
Basic knowledge of structural dynamics

Program (based on case studies, alternating theory & application exercises)
Principles of vibration
Theoretical basis of rotor dynamics
Rotor modeling
Dynamic stiffness mapping
Critical speed calculation
Unbalance response calculation
Stability analysis
Specific applications

Evaluation in the form of a quiz

Sessions in Ecully (7 hours): 900€
31 May 2022
8 November 2022
12 people max per session

Registration / cancellation up to 15 days before each session. Training material, breaks & lunches included. Based on real-life applications, alternating theory and application exercises.

This training program can be organized on demand, on-site worldwide for clients who wish to train groups of employees together, focusing on their specific field / job function. Its content can also be adapted for remote sessions.

If you have a sensory or motor deficit, please contact us to discuss compensation options.

VibraTec is accredited with the French government, is referenced with DataDock and Qualiopi certified in the Training Actions category: French companies can benefit from professional training funds.