Schaum's Outline of Lagrangian Dynamics by Dare A. WellsSchaum's Outline of Lagrangian Dynamics by Dare A. Wells

Schaum's Outline of Lagrangian Dynamics

byDare A. Wells

Paperback | June 22, 1967

not yet rated|write a review

Pricing and Purchase Info

$26.80 online 
$26.95 list price
Earn 134 plum® points

In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores

about

The book clearly and concisely explains the basic principles of Lagrangian dynamicsand provides training in the actual physical and mathematical techniques of applying Lagrange's equations, laying the foundation for a later study of topics that bridge the gap between classical and quantum physics, engineering, chemistry and applied mathematics, and for practicing scientists and engineers.

About The Author

McGraw-Hill authors represent the leading experts in their fields and are dedicated to improving the lives, careers, and interests of readers worldwide

Details & Specs

Title:Schaum's Outline of Lagrangian DynamicsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:368 pages, 10.9 × 8.1 × 0.63 inPublished:June 22, 1967Publisher:McGraw-Hill Education

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0070692580

ISBN - 13:9780070692589

Look for similar items by category:

Customer Reviews of Schaum's Outline of Lagrangian Dynamics

Reviews

Extra Content

Table of Contents

Background Material.Lagrange's Equations of Motion of a Single Particle.Lagrange's Equations of Motion for a System of Particles.Conservative Systems.Dissipative Forces.General Treatment of Moments and Products of Inertia.Lagrangian Treatment of Rigid Body Dynamics.The Euler Method of Rigid Body Dynamics.Small Oscillations about Positions of Equilibrium.Small Oscillations about Steady Motion.Forces of Constraint.Driving Forces Required to Establish Known Motions.Effects of Earth's Figure and Daily Rotation on Dynamical Problems.Application of Lagrange's Equations to Electrical and Electromechanical Systems.Hamilton's Equations of Motion.Hamilton's Principle.Basic Equations of Dynamics in Vector and Tensor Notation.Appendix: Relations between Direction Cosines.