In this Chapter, we study applications of linear second order equations.
- 6.4: Motion Under a Central Force
- This section is about motion of an object under a central force, which is particularly relevant in the space age, since, for example, a satellite moving in orbit subject only to Earth's gravity is experiencing motion under a central force.
Thumbnail: A series RLC network: a resistor, an inductor, and a capacitor. Image used with permission (CC BY-SA 3.0; Spinningspark at Wikipedia)