With Spring Pendulum application you will be able to simulate the non-linear behaviour of a pendulum bob swinging back and forth attached to a spring. It is relatively straightforward to write down the Equations of Motion for this system using the formula for the acceleration of a particle in Cylindrical Polar co-ordinates. If the parameters you choose are too drastic, this model goes spectacularly haywire. This version is the first release on CNET Download.com.
|File Size||79.29 kB|
|System Requirements||Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP/2003 Server/Vista|