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July 2013
SignalStar Vibration Controller Software Update Released

San Jose, CA – July 24, 2013 – Data Physics Corporation (www.dataphysics.com) has announced availability of the latest release of SignalStar Vibration Controller software. SignalStar Vibration Controllers are full featured vibration controllers capable of performing closed-loop vibration and shock tests for environmental and performance testing in single or multiple axes. Vibration testing is commonly performed…
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July 2013
Web Seminar: High Intensity Acoustic Test Systems on Thursday, August 8, 2013

Register Wes Mayne III, Product Manager for SignalSound acoustic products at Data Physics, will provide an overview of high-intensity acoustic test systems. Wes will discuss where the requirements for high-intensity acoustic tests originate, the most common types of test facilities (reverberation chambers, progressive wave tubes, and loudspeaker arrays), and some of the primary subsystems that…
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June 2013
Web Seminar: Understanding the Shock Response Spectrum on Thursday, July 11, 2013

Register Kalyan Vitta, Senior Applications Engineer, will present the origination of SRS and why it is important to understand and analyze the shock response of a structure. This seminar will also cover the different SRS applications and how SRS testing provides the ability to synthesize a time waveform from a SRS profile that can be…
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May 2013
Web Seminar: Kinematic Transformation for Matrix Multishaker Control on Thursday, June 6, 2013

Register Kinematic Transformation can be very useful in multi degree of freedom (DOF) vibration testing. Kinematic Transformation uses rigid body kinematics to transform multiple measurements or drive signals to the rigid body translation and rotation degrees of freedom. This enables the transformation of an array of linear acceleration measurements to an equivalent set of rigid…
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May 2013
Web Seminar: Modal Impact Testing with SignalCalc Analyzers on Thursday, May 30, 2013

Register Raman Sridharan, Applications Engineer, will introduce the basic concepts behind modal analysis. Topics include a practical introduction to modal testing, how to choose and use the correct impact hammer, important aspects of making accurate modal measurements, and book keeping and data management in modal testing. Raman Sridharan is an Applications Engineer at Data Physics…
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May 2013
Data Physics Corporation Adds 60 kN Shaker to SignalForce Line of Electrodynamic Shakers

San Jose, California, May 9, 2013 – Data Physics Corporation today announced the release of the SignalForce model LE-1316-3/DSA10-100K Electrodynamic Shaker System, a shock and vibration test system that provides higher force and displacement capability in an air cooled package. Extending the force and displacement of the SignalForce air cooled shakers allows engineers to perform…
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May 2013
Data Physics Recognized by NetSuite for 10 Years of Global Growth

San Jose, California – May 2, 2013 – Data Physics Corporation was recently featured by NetSuite in a press release titled “Manufacturer of Industrial Sound and Vibration Testing Equipment Marks 10 Years of Global Growth on NetSuite.” Netsuite is a leading company in the market of cloud-based ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) software solutions. The press…
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April 2013
Web Seminar: Orbit and Shaft Centerline Analysis on Turbomachinery on Tuesday, May 14, 2013

Register Vibration analysis expert Rob Bloomquist will present Orbit and Shaft Centerline Analysis on Turbomachinery, on May 14 at 10 am PT. Analysis of orbits and shaft centerline data are two aspects of vibration analysis unique to large turbomachinery with fluid-film bearing supports. This web seminar will focus on analysis and correlation of orbit and…
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April 2013
Video: Data Physics SignalStar Matrix Runs Six Degree of Freedom Seismic Tests at Morgan State

Last September, Morgan State University commissioned a biaxial seismic vibration test system at their $67-million Center for the Built Environment of Infrastructure Studies, or CBEIS (see SignalStar Matrix Vibration Controller Runs Seismic Tests at Morgan State University). However in early 2013 Morgan State University upgraded their shaker table and controller to a six degree of…
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April 2013
Web Seminar: Rotational Vibration Measurements on Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Register Kalyan Vitta, Senior Applications Engineer, will present an overview of Rotational Vibration (RV) Measurements for Hard Disk Drive Applications geared towards Hard Disk Drive testing. In this session we will take a quick look at different moving elements inside a hard drive and other external elements that contribute to RV. You will also learn…
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April 2013
Web Seminar: Shaker Selection Basics on Thursday, April 18, 2013

Register Kevin W. McIntosh, Director of Product Management for the SignalForce and SignalSound Product Lines at Data Physics, will cover basics on proper shaker selection. You will learn the processes required to properly choose the right shaker for your specific requirements and applications, plus general rule of thumb guidelines for: Shaker isolation options Head expander…
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April 2013
Training Courses with Abtronix in The Netherlands on April 16-18, 2013

Using Data Physics products, Abtronix B.V. in The Netherlands provides periodic courses regarding vibration technology. See the Abtronix Services page for more information. On April 16-17, 2013, ABtronix will organize a two-day course: “Introduction to Vibration”. On April 18, 2013, Abtronix will organize a one-day extra course: “Fixtures, Software, and Specifications”. The “Introduction to Vibration” course…
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March 2013
SignalStar Matrix Vibration Controller Tackles the Advanced Needs of Aerospace Testing

Data Physics Corporation recently installed a SignalStar Matrix multishaker vibration controller for use in the testing of missiles at a U.S. west coast Navy test and evaluation facility. The Navy uses the Matrix multishaker vibration controller in several, single and multiple shaker configurations. Some applications use a single Data Physics SignalForce electrodynamic shaker with the…
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March 2013
ISTA International TransPack Forum at Orlando, Florida USA on March 25 to 28, 2013

The International Safe Transit Association (ISTA), a leading developer of test protocols for global packaged products, presents the International TransPack Forum. The Forum brings together industry experts and testing specialists to exchange ideas and technological advancements related to transport packaging. Data Physics brings an expertise in vibration and shock testing. Data Physics is at booth…
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March 2013
Web Seminar: Multishaker Testing: State of Technology and Applications on Wed., Mar. 20, 2013

Thomas Reilly, Director, Product Management, SignalCalc and SignalStar, will present a web seminar on multishaker test applications. Register Interest in multi shaker vibration testing has increased significantly in the last few years. Multi shaker testing has proven to be very useful for single axis testing of test articles that are too large to be driven…
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March 2013
Web Seminar: Shaker Service 101 on Thursday, March 14, 2013

Learn what steps you can take to keep your shaker system performing at its best. Register Data Physics shaker service expert, George Pearce, will share tips and tricks acquired through years of experience in the field servicing every type of electrodynamic shaker. You will learn what you can do yourself, when it is best to…
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March 2013
Instrumentation, Analysis and Testing Exhibition at Silverstone Race Track, UK on March 12, 2013

Data Physics (UK) Ltd. will exhibit at the Instrumentation, Analysis and Testing Exhibition event which emphasizes subjects such as residual strain – effects and considerations, improvements in the Whole Testing & Predictive Process, KERS – Standard & Hybrid Systems, and Electric Actuators.

Febrary 2013
Web Seminar: Transient Vibration Analysis on Critical Rotating Machinery on Thurs., Feb. 21, 2013

Vibration analysis expert Rob Bloomquist will present Transient Vibration Analysis on Critical Rotating Machinery on February 21st. While vibration characteristics under steady state operating conditions provide good insight into machinery condition, analysis of vibration during startup and shutdown conditions can deliver a significant amount of additional information that is often necessary for complete understanding of…
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Febrary 2013
SEM-IMAC 31 Conference and Expo at Garden Grove, California USA on February 12 to 14, 2013

Data Physics, at booth 306, is a corporate sponsor and mainstay at this annual conference and expo (SEM-IMAC 31) on structural dynamics. This year’s theme is “Engineering Nonlinearities in Structural Dynamics”. The Society for Experimental Mechanics (SEM) has the mission of furthering research, development, education and engineering solutions on the behavior of materials, structures and…
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January 2013
Web Seminar: Underwater Acoustic Systems on Tuesday, February 05, 2013

This web seminar will provide an overview of the Data Physics SignalSound products used to generate sound underwater. These products include moving coil projectors, calibration arrays, and towed sources (towfish and arrays). Applications for these products include sonar testing, training of sonar operators, proving weapon systems, mine detonation, and others. The underwater projectors, arrays, and…
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November 2012
SignalCalc Turbo Gains Traction with Global Turbomachinery Manufacturers

SignalCalc Turbo, the advanced, portable, turbomachinery vibration analyzer from Data Physics, continues to gain acceptance with global turbomachinery manufacturers as the standard for rotating machinery vibration analysis. Measurement and analysis of vibration is a cost-effective, non-destructive method of evaluating machinery condition and diagnosing the possible development of failure conditions. The slate of global turbomachinery manufacturers…
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November 2012
Web Seminar: Multi Frequency Swept Sine Vibration Testing on Thursday, November 15, 2012

Register Durability testing of engine mounted components is often performed using swept sine testing. This involves repeated sweeps of sine vibration across the frequency range of the engine vibration. This can be very costly and time consuming. A consortium of German automobile manufacturers recently approved the use of multiple simultaneous swept sine tones to reduce…
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November 2012
27th Space Simulation Conference in Annapolis, Maryland, USA, on November 5-8, 2012

This event occurs every two years. Data Physics will be on hand at booth 25 for the Space Simulation Conference. It will take place at the Double Tree Hotel in Annapolis, Maryland. Three days of technical sessions are preceded by a day of tutorials on environmental testing techniques. The conference is a major international forum…
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October 2012
Shock and Vibration Symposium in New Orleans, LA on Nov. 4-8, 2012

The annual Shock and Vibration Symposium, also known as Shock and Vibration Exchange (SAVE), dating back to 1947, is a leading forum for the structural dynamics and vibration community to discuss new developments and on-going research. Topics include shock-ship testing, water shock, weapons effects (air blast, ground shock, cratering, penetration) shock physics, earthquake engineering, structural…
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October 2012
MesurExpoVision 2012 in Paris, France on Oct. 23 to 25

Data Physics France will be at stand H73 at MesurExpoVision in Paris, France on Oct. 23 to 25. The event and expo focuses on technologies and innovations happening in the measurement, instrumentation and vision industries. The show takes place in the massive Paris Expo Porte de Versailles – Hall1-France. The event includes 300 exhibitors, 5000…
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October 2012
Automotive Testing Expo North America 2012 in Novi, Michigan on Oct. 23 to 25

Data Physics will be well represented at booth 10016 for Automotive Testing Expo North America, the massive industry event held again in Novi, Michigan. The tenth Automotive Testing Expo North America will have the latest technologies and services in automotive testing that are designed to ensure that the highest standards are met in terms of…
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October 2012
Web Seminar: Shaker Service Practices on Wednesday, Oct 24, 2012

Live Two Times! Date: Wednesday, October 24, 2012 Early Time: 7:00 AM PT/ 10:00 AM ET/ 3:00 PM BST (UK) Register Date: Wednesday, October 24, 2012 Late Time: 10:00 AM PT/ 1:00 PM ET/ 6:00 PM BST (UK) Register Data Physics Shaker Service Manager, George Pearce, will cover electrodynamic shaker service practices. George will draw…
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October 2012
Aerospace Testing Seminar in Los Angeles, CA, USA on October 16 to 18, 2012

Wes Mayne III, Product Manager of Acoustic Test Systems, will present a paper at Aerospace Testing Seminar 2012. Data Physics will also have a tabletop at the event. This year’s theme is “The Challenge of Effective and Affordable Testing.” The Aerospace Testing Seminar (ATS) provides a forum to communicate and exchange knowledge about the improvement…
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October 2012
SignalStar Matrix Vibration Controller Runs Seismic Tests at Morgan State University

Data Physics SignalStar Matrix Vibration Controller Runs Seismic Tests for New Multi Axis Earthquake Test Facility at Morgan State University San Jose, CA – October 02, 2012 – Morgan State University is determined to invest in research and development. This is evidenced by the completion of the 125,000 square foot, $67-million Center for the Built…
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September 2012
Training Courses with Abtronix in The Netherlands on October 9, 10 and 11, 2012

Using Data Physics products, Abtronix B.V. in The Netherlands provides periodic courses regarding vibration technology. See the Abtronix Services page for more information. On October 9 and 10, 2012 ABtronix will organize a two-day course: “Introduction to Vibration” This course aims to give more insight knowledge to the attendees in: Testing with a shaker system…
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