Logo

Elementary Mechanics from a Mathematician's Viewpoint

Small book cover: Elementary Mechanics from a Mathematician's Viewpoint

Elementary Mechanics from a Mathematician's Viewpoint
by

Publisher: University of Georgia
Number of pages: 102

Description:
From the table of contents: The Hardest Part of Mechanics (The Fundamentals); How Newton Analyzed Planetary Motion; Systems of Particles; Conservation Laws; Rigid Bodies; Constraints; Holonomic and Non-Holonomic Constraints; Statically Indeterminate Structures.

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(780KB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: Theoretical KinematicsTheoretical Kinematics
by - Dover Publications
An important reference for any researcher in kinematics, it covers many important results for analysis and design of mechanisms. The authors used the adjective theoretical in the title in order to distinguish the subject from applied kinematics.
(11959 views)
Book cover: Classical MechanicsClassical Mechanics
by - The Australian National University
We develop a more abstract viewpoint in which one thinks of the dynamics of a system described by a number of generalized coordinates, but in which the dynamics can be encapsulated in a single scalar function: the Lagrangian or the Hamiltonian.
(10272 views)
Book cover: Introduction to Mechanics and SymmetryIntroduction to Mechanics and Symmetry
by - Springer
This volume contains much of the basic theory of mechanics and should prove to be a useful foundation for further, as well as more specialized topics. As the name of the book implies, a consistent theme running through the book is that of symmetry.
(11807 views)
Book cover: Mechanics and Hydrostatics for BeginnersMechanics and Hydrostatics for Beginners
by - Cambridge University Press
This little book is of a strictly elementary character, and is intended for the use of students whose knowledge of Geometry and Algebra is not presumed to extend beyond the first two Books of Euclid and the solution of simple Quadratic Equations.
(9292 views)