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The Theory of the Top Volume III: Perturbations. Astronomical and Geophysical Applicationsby Felix Klein
Synopses & Reviews
The Theory of the Top was originally presented by Felix Klein as an 1895 lecture at Göttingen University that was broadened in scope and clarified as a result of collaboration with Arnold Sommerfeld. The Theory of the Top: Volume III. Perturbations: Astronomical and Geophysical Applications is the third installment in a series of four self-contained English translations that provide insights into kinetic theory and kinematics.
The Theory of the Top. Volume III.
Table of Contents
Foreword.- Advertisement.- Chapter VII Theory and reality. The influence of friction, air resistance, and elasticity of the material and the support on the motion of the top.- Chapter VIII Applications of the theory of the top.- Part A. Astronomical Applications.- Part B. Geophysical Applications.- Addenda and Supplements.- Translators' Notes.- References.- Index.
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