Mechanics 2 6 credits
Course ContentsThe purpose of the course is to provide knowledge in rigid body dynamics and the numerical treatment of rigid body systems.
-Dynamics of particles - repetition
-Systems of particles: Momentum, angular momentum, work, energy
-Rigid body dynamics in 2D: fixed axis rotation, general plane motion, mass moment of inertia, work, energy, impulse, impact
-Rigid body dynamics in 3D: fixed point rotation, kinetic energy, mass moment of inertia tensor, Euler equations, rotation of axis-symmetrical bodies, general three dimensional motion, imbalance, gyroscopic motion
PrerequisitesGeneral entry requirements and completed courses Multivariable Calculus, 6 credits and Mechanics 1, 6 credits.
Level of Education: Undergraduate G1F
Course code/Ladok code: T2MK17
The course is conducted at: School of Engineering
Previous and ongoing course occasions
Type of courseProgram
SemesterSpring 2018: Jan 15 - Mar 25
Rate of Study100%
Course coordinatorLennart Mähler
Tuition fees do NOT apply for EU/EEA citizens or exchange students12600kr