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Applied Dynamics

1st Edition

By Haim Baruh

CRC Press

872 pages

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Gain a Greater Understanding of How Key Components WorkUsing realistic examples from everyday life, including sports (motion of balls in air or during impact) and vehicle motions, Applied Dynamics emphasizes the applications of dynamics in engineering without sacrificing the fundamentals or rigor. The text provides a detailed analysis of the princi

Table of Contents

Introductory Concepts. Kinematics Fundamentals. Kinematics Applications. Kinetics Fundamentals. Kinetics Applications. Response of Dynamical Systems. Response of Multi Degree of Freedom Systems. Analytical Mechanics. Three-Dimensional Kinematics of Rigid Bodies. Mass Moments of Inertia. Dynamics of Three-Dimensional Rigid Body Motion. Vehicle Dynamics - Basic Loads and Longitudinal Motions. Vehicle Dynamics Tire and Aerodynamic Forces. Vehicle Dynamics Lateral Stability. Vehicle Dynamics Bounce, Pitch and Roll. Appendix. Index.

About the Author

Haim Baruh has over 30 years' experience in teaching and research associated with motion analysis and its applications, such as vibrations, control general dynamics, impact mechanics, and vehicle dynamics. Author of over 40 peer-reviewed research articles, as well as the highly-regarded book, Analytical Dynamics, and director of a NASA-funded successful STEM education center, Baruh's educational and research efforts have been supported by NASA, NSF, and the FAA. He has collaborated on research with the U.S. Army and he has served as graduate program director and associate dean in the School of Engineering at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Mechanics / General