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Advances in Acoustics and Vibration
Volume 2016 (2016), Article ID 9820768, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/9820768
Research Article

Vibration Sideband Modulations and Harmonics Separation of a Planetary Helicopter Gearbox with Two Different Configurations

Mechanical Engineering Department, Prince Mohammad Bin Fahd University, AL-Khobar, Saudi Arabia

Received 20 June 2016; Revised 19 September 2016; Accepted 11 October 2016

Academic Editor: Kim M. Liew

Copyright © 2016 Nader Sawalhi. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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