Applied Mechanics Dynamics
by G. W. Housner, D. E. Hudson
Publisher: California Institute of Technology 1980
Number of pages: 399
This is a textbook for engineering students who wish to prepare for more advanced studies and applications of dynamics. The main emphasis of the book is on particle and rigid-body dynamics, although some other aspects of the subject have been included to show how the methods of classical mechanics are applied to the various branches of engineering science.
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by J. Bruce Brackenridge - University of California Press
The book clearly explains the surprisingly simple analytical structure that underlies the determination of the force necessary to maintain ideal planetary motion. The author sets the problem in historical and conceptual perspective.
by Martin Scholtz - Charles University
Contents: Classical mechanics; Lagrange equations; Hamilton's equations; Variational principle; Hamilton-Jacobi equation; Electromagnetic field; Discrete dynamical systems and fractals; Dynamical systems; Bifurcations; Commands in Mathematica.
by Ervin S. Ferry - John Wiley & Sons
A rigorous theoretical and mathematical description of the motion of spinning bodies and practical applications where their gyroscopic properties are used. The book goes into great detail on the theory, design and implementation of applications.
by Richard Fitzpatrick - Lulu.com
Set of lecture notes for an upper-division classical dynamics course: oscillations, Keplerian orbits, two-body scattering, rotation of rigid bodies in three dimensions, Lagrangian mechanics, Hamiltonian mechanics, and coupled oscillations.