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Spring 2024
May 30, 2024
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ME 56200 - Advanced Dynamics
Credit Hours: 3.00. Dynamics of multi-degrees-of-freedom mechanical systems. Holonomic and nonholonomic constraints. Lagrange's equations of motion. Hamilton's principle for holonomic systems. Kinematics and kinetics of rigid body motion, including momentum and energy methods. Linearized equations of motion. Classification of vibratory systems - gyroscopic, circulatory forces. Stability of linear systems - divergence and flutter. Applications to gyroscopes, satellite dynamics, etc.
3.000 Credit hours

Syllabus Available
Levels: Indiana College Network, Undergraduate, Graduate, Professional
Schedule Types: Distance Learning, Lecture
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Offered By: School of Mechanical Engr
Department: Mechanical Engineering

Course Attributes:
Upper Division

May be offered at any of the following campuses:     
      West Lafayette Continuing Ed
      PU Fort Wayne
      West Lafayette

Learning Outcomes: 1. Develop an understanding of the principles governing the motion of mechanical systems modeled as rigid bodies. 2. Develop an ability to analyze rigid-body kinematics in stationary as well as moving frames of reference. 3. Develop an ability to use Newton-Euler laws of rigid body motion. 4. Develop an understanding of the fundamental concepts in analytical dynamics, and the ability to use them to formulate the equations of motion for rigid bodies and systems.

May not be enrolled as the following Classifications:     
      Sophomore: 45 - 59 hours
      Sophomore: 30 - 44 hours
      Freshman: 0 - 14 hours
      Freshman: 15 - 29 hours

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