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E M A 742: Theory and Applications in Advanced Dynamics

  • Catalog Description:
    Dynamical systems theory, advanced rigid body attitude dynamics, Lagrange's equations of motion, conservation laws, quasi-coordinates, Routh's method for ignorable coordinates, Hamilton's equations of motion, dynamic stability, Liapunov stability methods, angular momentum methods for systems of rigid bodies, modeling of rotating elastic systems, Kane's equations of motion, deterministic chaos.
  • Credits: 3
  • Prerequisites: EMA 542 or Physics 311 or cons inst
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