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Pseudodissipative Systems II: Stability of Reduced Equilibria

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J. A. Walker

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Northwestern University, Evanston, Ill. 60208

J. Appl. Mech 56(2), 466-473 (Jun 01, 1989) (8 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3176106 History: Received March 01, 1988; Revised July 27, 1988; Online July 21, 2009

Abstract

In terms of the Lagrange formulation of dynamics, ignorable coordinates are defined for the class of “pseudodissipative” mechanical systems. Reduced equilibria (steady motions) of such systems are defined and studied with regard to their stability properties. We obtain broad results and results readily applicable to specific technical problems.

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