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Analytical Mechanics: A Comprehensive Treatise on the Dynamics of Constrained Systems; For Engineers, Physicists, and Mathematicians (Hardback)From the Preface: “This book is a classical and detailed introduction to advanced analytical mechanics (AM), with special emphasis on its basic principles and equations of motion, as they apply to the most general constrained mechanical systems with a finite number of degrees of freedom..." $279.95 
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Covering subjects ranging from an Introduction to Analytical Mechanics to Hamiltonian/Canonical Methods: Equations of Hamilton and Routh; Canonical Formalism this book is both a desk reference and text book covering Analytical Mechanics from the point of view of Engineers, Physicists and Mathematicians.
Table of Contents:
Introduction  SelectShow 


CHAPTER 1 BACKGROUND: BASIC CONCEPTS AND EQUATIONS OF PARTICLE AND RIGIDBODY MECHANICS  SelectShow 


CHAPTER 2 KINEMATICS OF CONSTRAINED SYSTEMS (i.e., LAGRANGEAN KINEMATICS)  SelectShow 


CHAPTER 3 KINETICS OF CONSTRAINED SYSTEMS (i.e., LAGRANGEAN KINETICS)  SelectShow 


CHAPTER 4 IMPULSIVE MOTION  SelectShow 


CHAPTER 5 NONLINEAR NONHOLONOMIC CONSTRAINTS  SelectShow 


CHAPTER 6 DIFFERENTIAL VARIATIONAL PRINCIPLES, AND ASSOCIATED GENERALIZED EQUATIONS OF MOTION OF NIELSEN, TSENOV, ET AL.  SelectShow 


CHAPTER 7 TIMEINTEGRAL THEOREMS AND VARIATIONAL PRINCIPLES  SelectShow 

TIMEINTEGRAL THEOREMS
TIMEINTEGRAL VARIATIONAL PRINCIPLES (IVP)

CHAPTER 8 INTRODUCTION TO HAMILTONIAN/CANONICAL METHODS: EQUATIONS OF HAMILTON AND ROUTH; CANONICAL FORMALISM  SelectShow 


 References and Suggested Reading
 Index
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 SKU:
 1848
 Author:
 Papastravridis, John G. Ph.D
 Publisher:
 Oxford University Press
 Publish Date:
 2002
 Format:
 Hardcover
 Weight (pounds):
 5.36
 Dimensions (W”xL”xH”):
 7.15 x 10.3 x 2.8
 ISBN13:
 9780195126976
 ISBN10:
 0195126971
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