Health Monitoring of Induction Motor through Vibration Analysis

Mayuri Sonowal, Bedanta B. Gogoi, Mrinmoy Boruah, Jyoti Kumar Barman


Machinery monitoring is the process of monitoring a parameter of condition in machinery, such that a significant change is indicative of a failure in development. Temperature, vibration, noise, current, voltage, acoustic emission, etc. – all these measurements are used for machine condition monitoring. Measuring vibration signals of the Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) method is widely used to detect machine faults. There are many studies for the prediction of mechanical wear, fault and failure in this area for several decades. Signal processing techniques are used to obtain vital characteristic information from the vibration signals. This paper attempts to summarize the results of an evaluation of vibration analysis techniques as a method for diagnosis for three-phase induction motors.


Vibration signals; Induction motor; Vibration analysis; Condition Based Maintenance (CBM); Frequency-Domain analysis; Time-Domain analysis

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