Vibrations and Controls

Vibrations and Controls is addressed through MEE and EE
  • Xun Yu :active noise/vibration control, noise/vibration control for biomedical devices/equipments.
  • Yan Wan: controls theory

Vibrations and Controls

Active sound transmission controlthrough windows using carbon nanotube based transparent thin film actuators.

Grants
  • Xun Yu (PI),  NIH, “An Innovative Hearing Loss Prevention Approach For Infant Incubator”, 7/17/2009 – 7/14/2013, $436,870. (co-PI: Dr. S. Kuo, Northern Illinois University)
  • Xun Yu (c0-PI), NSF,  “Active Noise Control Systems for Windows Using Transparent Carbon Nanotube Actuators”, 9/1/2009-8/30/2013, $300,000 (PI: Dr. Rajamani, University of Minnesota)
Publications
  • X. Yu, R. Rajamani, K. A. Stelson, and T. Cui, “Active control the sound transmission through windows with carbon nanotube based transparent actuators,” IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, vol. 15(4), pp.704-714, 2007
  • P. Li, X. Yu, "Active Noise Cancellation Algorithms for Impulsive Noise," Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing, vol. 36, pp.630-635, 2013.
  • S. Hu, R. Rajamani, and X. Yu, 'Invisible Speakers in Home Windows for Simultaneous Auxiliary Audio Playback and Active Noise Cancellation,'  Mechatronics, vol.22, pp.1031-1042, 2012
Partnerships
  • Xun Yu collaborates with Dr. R. Rajamani, University of Minnesota and Dr. S. Kuo,  Northern Illinois University