System Dynamics
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1) Introduction

2) Dynamic Response and the Laplace Transform Method

3) Modeling of Rigid-Body Mechanical Systems

4) Spring and Damper Elements in Mechanical Systems

5) Block Diagrams, State-Variable Models and Simulation Methods

6) Electrical and Electromechanical Systems

7) Fluid and Thermal Systems

8) System Analysis in the Time Domain

9) System Analysis in the Frequency Domain

10) Introduction to Feedback Control Systems

11) Control System Design and the Root Locus Plot

12) Compensator Design and the Bode Plot

13) Vibration Applications


A) Guide to Selected MATLAB Commands and Functions

B) Fourier Series

C) Developing Models from Data

D) Introduction to MATLAB (On Website)

E) Numerical Methods (On Website)