Dynamics and Dynamical Systems

Portuguese version: ISBN: 9789729939617. . Sold at Amazon UK, Amazon USA, Amazon Spain and Amazon France.

Contents

Preface

List of symbols and notation

1. Kinematics

2. Vector kinematics

3. Curvilinear motion

4. Vector dynamics

5. Dynamics of rigid bodies

6. Work and energy

7. Dynamical systems

8. Lagrangian dynamics

9. Linear systems

10. Nonlinear systems

11. Limit cycles and population dynamics

12. Chaotic systems

Appendix A. Maxima tutorial

Appendix B. Lagrange equations

Appendix C. Photographic credits

Bibliography

Index

Additional material

  1. Summary
  2. Solved problems