Accession Number : AD0609701

Title :   INTRODUCTION TO NON-LINEAR MECHANICS. PART IV. RELAXATION OSCILLATIONS,

Corporate Author : DAVID TAYLOR MODEL BASIN WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Minorsky,N.

Report Date : SEP 1946

Pagination or Media Count : 86

Abstract : Contents: Fundamentals of the discontinuous theory of relaxation oscillations; Degenerate systems with one degree or freedom; Multiply degenerate systems; Mechanical relaxation oscillations; Oscillations maintained by periodic impulses; Effect of parasitic parameters on stationary states of dynamical systems.

Descriptors :   (*NONLINEAR SYSTEMS, MECHANICS), (*RELAXATION OSCILLATORS, THEORY), NONLINEAR DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS, CIRCUITS, OSCILLATION, DAMPING, ELECTRON TUBES, CLOCKS, FRICTION, ELECTRIC ARCS, STABILITY

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE