Damping FAQs:


Q: Is damping an influence within or upon an oscillatory system that has the effect of reducing?

A: Yes, and restricting or preventing its oscillations.

Q: Is damping produced by processes that dissipate the energy stored in the oscillation?

A: Yes.

Q: Is damping the door closer seen on many hinged doors in public buildings?

A: Yes.

Q: Is damping linear damping?

A: Yes.

Q: Is damping intended?

A: Yes.

Q: Is damping desired for different types of systems?

A: Yes.