By Fasano A., Marmi S.

ISBN-10: 0198508026

ISBN-13: 9780198508021

Robot manipulators have gotten more and more very important in examine and undefined, and an figuring out of statics and kinematics is key to fixing difficulties during this box. This e-book, written by way of an eminent researcher and practitioner, offers a radical advent to statics and primary order on the spot kinematics with functions to robotics. The emphasis is on serial and parallel planar manipulators and mechanisms. The textual content differs from others in that it really is dependent completely at the recommendations of classical geometry. it's the first to explain easy methods to introduce linear springs into the connectors of parallel manipulators and to supply a formal geometric strategy for controlling the strength and movement of a inflexible lamina. either scholars and practising engineers will locate this booklet effortless to persist with, with its transparent textual content, plentiful illustrations, workouts, and real-world initiatives Geometric and kinematic foundations of lagrangian mechanics -- Dynamics : normal legislation and the dynamics of some degree particle -- One-dimensional movement -- The dynamics of discrete platforms : Lagrangian fomalism -- movement in a critical box -- inflexible our bodies : geometry and kinematics -- The mechanics of inflexible our bodies : dynamics -- Analytical mechanics : Hamiltonian formalism -- Analytical mechanics : variational rules -- Analytical mechanics : canonical formalism -- Analytic mechanics : Hamilton-Jacobi idea and integrability -- Analytical mechanics : canonical perturbation thought -- Analytical mechanics : an creation to ergodic thought and the chaotic movement -- Statistical mechanics : kinetic idea -- Statistical mechanics : Gibbs units -- Lagrangian formalism in continuum mechanics

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14 The sphere of radius R > 0 is a regular surface; it is the level set of F (x1 , x2 , x3 ) = x21 + x22 + x23 − R2 . A parametrisation of the sphere is given by x(u, v) = R(cos v sin u, sin v sin u, cos u), where (u, v) ∈ [0, π] × [0, 2π]. Here v is also called the longitude, and u the colatitude, as it is equal to π/2 minus the latitude (Fig. 12). This parametrisation of the sphere is regular everywhere except at the two poles (0, 0, ±1). The sphere of radius 1 is usually denoted S2 . x3 P u x2 v x1 Fig.

The sphere of radius 1 is usually denoted S2 . x3 P u x2 v x1 Fig. 15 The ellipsoid is a regular surface; it is the level set of F (x1 , x2 , x3 ) = x21 x2 x2 + 22 + 23 − 1, 2 a b c where a > b > c > 0 are the semi-axes of the ellipsoid. A parametrisation is given by x(u, v) = (a cos v sin u, b sin v sin u, c cos u), with (u, v) ∈ [0, π] × [0, 2π]. Note that this parametrisation is not regular at the points (0, 0, ±c); however at these points the surface is regular. 16 The one-sheeted hyperboloid, level set S = F −1 (0) of F (x1 , x2 , x3 ) = x21 x2 x2 + 22 − 23 − 1, 2 a b c or the two-sheeted hyperboloid with F (x1 , x2 , x3 ) = − x21 x22 x23 − + − 1, a2 b2 c2 are regular surfaces.

E. every pair of points m1 , m2 in M has two open disjoint neighbourhoods A1 and A2 , m1 ∈ A1 and m2 ∈ A2 ) and the topology has a countable base (there is no loss of generality in assuming that A is countable). 22 A diﬀerentiable manifold M is orientable if it admits a differentiable structure {(Uα , xα )}α∈A such that for every pair α, β ∈ A with xα (Uα ) ∩ xβ (Uβ ) = / ∅ the Jacobian of the change of coordinates x−1 α ◦ xβ is positive. Otherwise the manifold is called non-orientable. 23 Let M1 and M2 be two diﬀerentiable manifolds of dimension l and m, respectively.

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