b) What is the maximum amplitude?
c) What is the phase shift?
The Lagrangian Method
Copyright 2007 by David Morin, [email protected] (draft version)
In this chapter, were going to learn about a whole new way of looking at things. Consider
the system of a mass on the end of a spring. We can analyze
Aparticlemovesinapotential V ( r) = 2 whereisaconstantandristhedistance
PHYS 3113 Analytical Mechanics
The position vector of a particle is given by:
r ( t ) = i b cos(t ) + c sin(t ) + kv 0 t
where b, c, and v0 are constants.
a) Compute the ve