Structural dynamics modification of slim optical disk drive

Kyungtae Kim, Seungho Lim, No Cheol Park, Young Pil Park, Kyoung Su Park, Ik Joo Cha

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This paper explores the dynamic characteristics of slim optical disk drives and the modification of their structural dynamics to reduce vibration using a simplified finite-element (FE) model. The FE model was constructed using simplified geometry and valid element types that effectively reflect the dynamic characteristics. The FE model was verified by experimental modal analysis (EMA). Design parameters were extracted and selected to modify the structural dynamics using design of experiments, topology optimization, and modal strain energy distribution. A prototype of the modified model was constructed and its anti-vibration performance was estimated using EMA and comparison of frequency response function.

Original languageEnglish
Article number4816003
Pages (from-to)2209-2212
Number of pages4
JournalIEEE Transactions on Magnetics
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 2009 May

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Funding Information:
The support of Hitachi-LG Data Storage Inc. and Center for Information Storage Device which designated as a specialization project by Yonsei University for this research is gratefully acknowledged. In addition, this work as supported by the Korea Science and Engineering Foundation (KOSEF) under a grant funded by the Korea government (MEST) (No. R17-2008-040-01001-0).

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering


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