Accession Number : AD0611040

Title :   THEORY OF GYROSCOPIC INSTRUMENTS,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Kudrevich,B. I.

Report Date : 24 NOV 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 402

Abstract : Contents: The gyroscope and the basic equations used to study it; Investigation of the motion of a gyroscope with three degrees of freedom; Fundamentals of penduluminclinometer theory; Theory of undamped verticalgyroscope oscillations; Theory of damped verticalgyroscope oscillations; Fundamentals of verticalgyroscope theory for a spherical gyroscope; Fundamentals of vertical-gyroscope theory in the presence of a pendulum air-jet correcting device; Fundamentals of freeoscillation theory for compound gyroscopic pendulums; Transformation of coordinates on board ship; Gimbal geometry; Fundamentals of the theory of force gyrostabilizers; Gyroscope angular-velocity indicator; Directional gyroscopes.

Descriptors :   (*GYROSCOPES, MOTION), THEORY, USSR, GYRO STABILIZERS, MOMENTS, MOMENTUM, SHIPBOARD, AIRBORNE, VELOCITY, MATHEMATICS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE