Variational Methods In Nonconservative Phenomena by B. D. VujanovicVariational Methods In Nonconservative Phenomena by B. D. Vujanovic

Variational Methods In Nonconservative Phenomena

byB. D. Vujanovic, S. E. JonesEditorB. D. Vujanovic

Hardcover | March 28, 1989

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This book provides a comprehensive survey of analytic and approximate solutions of problems of applied mechanics, with particular emphasis on nonconservative phenomena. Include
Title:Variational Methods In Nonconservative PhenomenaFormat:HardcoverDimensions:371 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.98 inPublished:March 28, 1989Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0127284508

ISBN - 13:9780127284507


Table of Contents

A Brief Account of the Variational Principles of Classical Holonomic Dynamics. Variational Principles and Lagrangians. Conservation Laws. A Study of the Motion of Conservative and Nonconservative Dynamical Systems by Means of Field Theory. Variational Principles with Vanishing Parameters and Their Applications. Applications of Gauss' Principle of Least Constraint to Nonconservative Phenomena. Index.

Editorial Reviews

This book provides an ideal and concise summary of the literature and is highly recommended.--ADOLESCENT AND PEDIATRIC GYNECOLOGYA significant work...This is a most interesting book and contains much material which so far has only appeared in journals. If forms a valuable supplement to the many books now available on general mechanical principles....The production is excellent and the book can thoroughly be recommended.--MATHEMATICAL REVIEWS