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Kinematics

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Very good condition with some signs of wear to dust jacket. Inscription to first page in black ink

This concise, handy text and reference guide about kinematics is intended for students and professionals who are primarily concerned with studying or working in related engineering fields such as dynamics or machines. The algebraic basis of kinematics is tersely covered and the notion of matrices is illustrated with their appreciation to moving mirrors and space mechanisms.
The first six chapters develop necessary mathematical tools, applying matices, vectors, and quaternions in a form suitable for programming on a computer. The final chapter illustrates how kinematics can solve a broad range of problems, form calculating the time of sunrise to steering a tractor trailer, and from machining a gear tooth to determining the motion of a rocket-born, shock mounted, payload when the rocket engine is fired.

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Author(s):
Beggs, Joseph S.
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1983
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0891163557
ISBN-13:
9780891163558
Number of pages:
223
Publisher:
Hemisphere Publishing Corporation, Washington

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Very good condition with some signs of wear to dust jacket. Inscription to first page in black ink

This concise, handy text and reference guide about kinematics is intended for students and professionals who are primarily concerned with studying or working in related engineering fields such as dynamics or machines. The algebraic basis of kinematics is tersely covered and the notion of matrices is illustrated with their appreciation to moving mirrors and space mechanisms.
The first six chapters develop necessary mathematical tools, applying matices, vectors, and quaternions in a form suitable for programming on a computer. The final chapter illustrates how kinematics can solve a broad range of problems, form calculating the time of sunrise to steering a tractor trailer, and from machining a gear tooth to determining the motion of a rocket-born, shock mounted, payload when the rocket engine is fired.

Author(s):
Beggs, Joseph S.
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1983
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0891163557
ISBN-13:
9780891163558
Number of pages:
223
Publisher:
Hemisphere Publishing Corporation, Washington

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