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Shock and Vibration
Volume 2014, Article ID 870564, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/870564
Research Article

Reduction of Structural Vibrations by Passive and Semiactively Controlled Friction Dampers

Institute of Applied and Experimental Mechanics, University of Stuttgart, Germany

Received 26 July 2013; Accepted 24 February 2014; Published 17 July 2014

Academic Editor: Nuno Maia

Copyright © 2014 L. Gaul and J. Becker. 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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