Elementary Particle Dynamics

  • Oliver M. O’Reilly


Here, we cover the basics on kinematics and kinetics of particles and discuss three ubiquitous examples. We conclude with a discussion of Euler’s first law (Newton’s second law, or the balance of linear momentum). Much of the material in this chapter will subsequently be repeated.


Position Vector Linear Momentum Circular Motion Rectilinear Motion Kinematical Quantity 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2001

Authors and Affiliations

  • Oliver M. O’Reilly
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  1. 1.Department of Mechanical EngineeringUniversity of CaliforniaBerkeleyUSA

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