Mechanics by William Fogg Osgood

Large book cover: Mechanics


Publisher: The MacMillan Company
ISBN/ASIN: 1406734829
Number of pages: 494

The book is adapted to the needs of a first course in Mechanics, given for sophomores, and culminating in a thorough study of the dynamics of a rigid body in two dimensions. So important are Hamilton's Equations and their solution by means of Jacobi's Equation, that this subject has also been included.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(multiple formats)

Similar books

Book cover: Mechanics: A Textbook for EngineersMechanics: A Textbook for Engineers
by - McGraw-Hill
This book is intended to give a working knowledge of the principles of Mechanics and to supply a foundation upon which study of Strength of Materials, Stresses in Structures, Machine Design, and other courses of more technical nature may rest.
Book cover: Classical Mechanics: An introductory courseClassical Mechanics: An introductory course
by - Lulu.com
A set of lecture notes for an lower-division classical mechanics course. Covered are one- and three-dimensional motion, Newton's laws, energy and momentum conservation, rotational motion, statics, planetary motion, oscillations, and wave motion.
Book cover: Test Problems in Mechanics and Special RelativityTest Problems in Mechanics and Special Relativity
by - arXiv
These test problems were used by the author as weekly control works for the first year physics students at Novosibirsk State University in 2005. Solutions of the problems are also given. Written in Russian and English language.
Book cover: Lecture Notes on Classical MechanicsLecture Notes on Classical Mechanics
by - University of California, San Diego
The level of these notes is appropriate for an advanced undergraduate or a first year graduate course in classical mechanics. I have included many worked examples within the notes, as well as in the final chapter, which contains solutions...