Analytical Mechanics 
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User Review  Tony Perez  GoodreadsWe used this book in my juniorlevel classical mechanics course. My initial impression is that it is a great introduction to mechanics for students who have studied calculusbased physics at the ... Read full review
Review: Analytical Mechanics
User Review  GoodreadsWe used this book in my juniorlevel classical mechanics course. My initial impression is that it is a great introduction to mechanics for students who have studied calculusbased physics at the ... Read full review
Contents
FUNDAMENTAL CONCEPTS VECTORS  1 
NEWTONIAN MECHANICS RECTILINEAR MOTION  44 
OSCILLATIONS  70 
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acceleration air resistance amplitude angle 9 angular frequency angular momentum angular velocity assume axis of rotation ball calculate center of mass circular orbit coefficient collision components constant coordinate system cos2 cross product cylinder damping defined derivative differential equation direction displacement distance dot product earth elliptical equal equation of motion equilibrium position example expression forces acting frame of reference frequency friction given harmonic oscillator Hence horizontal inertia integral inversesquare law kinetic energy Lagrangian length linear momentum magnitude matrix Newton's obtain particle moves particle of mass path period perpendicular physical potential energy potential energy function precession principal axes problem projectile quadratic quantity radial radius result rigid body scalar Show shown in Figure simple pendulum solution solve speed spherical surface symmetry axis tion torque total energy trajectory uniform unit vector vaxis vanish velocity vector vertical wheel zaxis zero