Accession Number : AD0620837

Title :   THE GYROSCOPE IN GIMBAL SUSPENSION,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Nikolai,Evgenii Leopoldovich

Report Date : 18 AUG 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 164

Abstract : Contents: Differential equations of motion of a gyroscope in a gimbal mount; Stability of the axis of a rapidly spinning gyroscope; Pseudoregular precession of a gyroscope acted on by a constant moment; The case of constant friction at the gimbal axes. The representative point method; Elementary cases of gyroscope motion in the presence of friction at the gimbal axes; Small oscillations of a balanced gyroscope in the presence of friction at the gimbal axes; Pseudoregular precession of a gyroscope in the presence of friction at the gimbal axes; Motion of a gyroscope in the presence of friction forces proportional to the normal components of the dynamic reactions; Present state of the theory of the astatic gyroscope in a gimbal mount.

Descriptors :   (*GYROSCOPES, GIMBALS), (*GIMBALS, GYROSCOPES), MOTION, FRICTION, STABILITY, MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS, USSR

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE