Notes to Philosophy 167: Class 10 -- Huygens and the Beginnings of Rational Mechanics -- Complete.

Smith, George E. (George Edwin), 1938-
2014-11-04

Synopsis: Science in the Thirty Years after Galileo's Death -- Huygens on Motion Under Perfectly Elastic Impact -- Huygens on Circular Motion and Centrifugal Force -- Huygens on the Center of Oscillation: Real Pendulums -- "Rational Mechanics": in the Tradition of Huygens.

Subjects
Astronomy--Philosophy.
Astronomy--History.
Philosophy and science.
Mechanics.
Huygens, Christiaan, 1629-1695.
Newton, Isaac, 1642-1727.
Genre
Curricula.
Lecture notes.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/012960
Original publication
ID: tufts:gc.phil167.267
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