Physics 8.03
Physics
Vibrations and Waves
Lecture 5
Lecture
Coupled Oscillators
Coupled oscillators
What happens when we put two pendulums beside
What
each other?
Nothing special. We get two pendulums.
Nothing
What happens when we couple them with a sprin
Physics 8.03
Physics
Vibrations and Waves
Lecture 4
Lecture
COMPLETE SOLUTION
to the Harmonically Driven Oscillator
Last time: Harmonically driven
Last
harmonic oscillator
Equation of Motion
Equation
Solutions
Solutions
Oscillator oscillates at
Oscillator
Physics 8.03
Physics
Vibrations and Waves
Lecture 3
Lecture
HARMONICALLY DRIVEN DAMPED
HARMONIC OSCILLATOR
Last time:
Last
Damped harmonic oscillator
Equation of Motion
Equation
& + x + 02 x = 0
&
x
Three solutions that depend on size of damping
Three
= A
Physics 8.03
Physics
Vibrations and Waves
Lecture 2
Lecture
Problem Set #1
Problem
Whats on it?
What
Three problems on complex notation and
Three
superposition
Two on simple harmonic oscillators
Two
One on damped harmonic oscillator
One
(Need to make a ma
Physics 8.03
Physics
Vibrations and Waves
Lecture 1
Organizational things
Organizational
Staff
Staff
Nergis Mavalvala (L)
Nergis
Alexander van Oudenaarden (R)
Alexander
Matt Borthwick (R)
Matt
Chris Kouvaris (tutor)
Chris
Grades
Grades
10 problem sets = 2