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Mechanics

  • Rush D. RobinettIII
  • David G. Wilson
Part of the Understanding Complex Systems book series (UCS)

Abstract

In this chapter, the concepts of energy, work, and power will be reviewed to set the stage to relate thermodynamics to Hamiltonian mechanics.

Keywords

Phase Plane Power Flow Nonlinear Stiffness Duffing Oscillator Hamiltonian Mechanic 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Sandia National LaboratoriesAlbuquerqueUSA

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