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MotionGenesis: F=ma Textbooks for dynamics, simulation, and control of mechanical, aerospace, biomechanical, and robotic systems
MotionGenesis Statics & Dynamics Textbook: Vector basics (pdf) Homeworks 1 & 2 (vector basics -- pdf). MotionGenesis Statics & Dynamics Textbook: Table of Contents (pdf)
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MotionGenesis Other textbooks for dynamics, simulation, and control of mechanical, aerospace, biomechanical, and robotic systems
MotionGenesis instruction videos  (playlist by Adam Leeper)    MotionGenesis Dynamics Videos
1    MotionGenesis: Installation and license  (Adam Leeper)
2    MotionGenesis: Overview and documentation  (Adam Leeper)
e    MotionGenesis: Help & running scripts  (Eric Wang)
e    MotionGenesis: Frame and vector commands  (Eric Wang)
3    **Optional** MotionGenesis workspace  (Adam Leeper)
4    Calculus: The "good" product rule  (Adam Leeper)
5 Vector dot product: Definition  (Adam Leeper)
6 Vector dot product: Properties  (Adam Leeper)
7 Vector dot product: Example  (Adam Leeper)
a **Review** Vector dot product  (Adam Leeper)
8 Vector cross product: Definition  (Adam Leeper)
9 Vector cross product: Properties  (Adam Leeper)
10 Vector cross product: Orthogonal unit vectors  (Adam Leeper)
11 Vector geometry 1: Vector loop equation homework  (Leeper)
12 Vector geometry 2: Solve nonlinear equations  (Leeper)
13 Rotation matrices & spherical coordinates  (Hw problem -- Leeper)
e    MotionGenesis: Vectors (express, rotate, differentiate)  (Eric Wang)
e MotionGenesis: Rotation matrices  (Eric Wang)
e MotionGenesis: Rotate, differentiate, express vectors  (Eric Wang)
e MotionGenesis: Kinematical differential equations  (Eric Wang)
Overcoming certainty - which way will it roll?
Dynamics puzzle: New York Times
Dynamics puzzle solution (.pdf)
Veritasium roll spool video: Watch & guess
 
MotionGenesis - Roll that spool: Overcoming certainty
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