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By Fasano A., Marmi S.

ISBN-10: 0198508026

ISBN-13: 9780198508021

Robot manipulators have gotten more and more very important in learn and undefined, and an knowing of statics and kinematics is key to fixing difficulties during this box. This e-book, written via an eminent researcher and practitioner, offers a radical creation to statics and primary order on the spot kinematics with purposes to robotics. The emphasis is on serial and parallel planar manipulators and mechanisms. The textual content differs from others in that it's established completely at the recommendations of classical geometry. it's the first to explain the right way to introduce linear springs into the connectors of parallel manipulators and to supply a formal geometric process for controlling the strength and movement of a inflexible lamina. either scholars and practising engineers will locate this ebook effortless to keep on with, with its transparent textual content, plentiful illustrations, workouts, and real-world tasks Geometric and kinematic foundations of lagrangian mechanics -- Dynamics : common legislation and the dynamics of some extent particle -- One-dimensional movement -- The dynamics of discrete platforms : Lagrangian fomalism -- movement in a important box -- inflexible our bodies : geometry and kinematics -- The mechanics of inflexible our bodies : dynamics -- Analytical mechanics : Hamiltonian formalism -- Analytical mechanics : variational ideas -- Analytical mechanics : canonical formalism -- Analytic mechanics : Hamilton-Jacobi idea and integrability -- Analytical mechanics : canonical perturbation thought -- Analytical mechanics : an advent to ergodic conception and the chaotic movement -- Statistical mechanics : kinetic thought -- Statistical mechanics : Gibbs units -- Lagrangian formalism in continuum mechanics

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There exists a unique curve in space, up to congruences (rotations and translations), which has s as natural parameter, and k and χ as curvature and torsion, respectively. 2 and is based on the fact that t(s) solves the differential equation d2 t k dt dt + k 2 t + χt × = 0. 4), a regular curve in Rl is a map x : (a, b) → Rl of class C1 such that x˙ = / 0. In this section we shall investigate the relation between curves and vector fields. 9 Let U be an open subset of Rl . g. of class C∞ ) associating with every point x ∈ U a vector X(x) of Rl , which is said to be applied at the point x.

51) has an interesting consequence. Let α be the angle between the geodesic (u(s), v(s)) at s = s0 and the meridian v = v(s0 ) (Fig. 16). It is immediate to verify that u(s0 ) dv (s0 ) = sin α, ds x3 (m) a v (p) f (u) (g) O v (p): parallel, (m): meridian, (g): geodesic Fig. 16 Geodesics on a surface of revolution. 51) we obtain Clairaut’s theorem: u(s) sin α(s) = c. 54) Hence the geodesic must lie in the region u(s) ≥ |c|. e. such that lim f (u) = ∞ (Fig. 54), reverses the motion (along the x3 -axis) and comes back into the region corresponding to values of u satisfying |u| > |c|.

54) Hence the geodesic must lie in the region u(s) ≥ |c|. e. such that lim f (u) = ∞ (Fig. 54), reverses the motion (along the x3 -axis) and comes back into the region corresponding to values of u satisfying |u| > |c|. Fig. 17 Reversal of geodesics on a surface of revolution. 7 Geometric and kinematic foundations of Lagrangian mechanics 33 It is possible to prove that geodesics on a surface of revolution which are neither meridians nor closed curves are dense in the region u ≥ |c|. 7 Differentiable Riemannian manifolds Let x be a point in Euclidean n-dimensional space Rn , and let f1 , .

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