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5.0 | 2 ratings Rate this file 23 Downloads (last 30 days) File Size: 4.09 MB File ID: #33168 Version: 1.4
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07 Oct 2011 (Updated )

Simulation of Nonlinear Spring Pendulum

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A nonlinear Spring Pendulum is simulated. Phase plane plots for the spring motion and pendulum motion are updated accordingly. Pendulum equation is nonlinear, it is solved using ode45 of MATLAB. Mass, length, and duration of pendulum and initial values can be changed depending on the requirement.


Arrowhead and Spring() To Plot And Animate A 2 D Spring inspired this file.

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09 Oct 2016 E_Z

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04 Nov 2011 Dr. Siva Srinivas Kolukula

See the updated animation in the link:

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01 Nov 2011 Dr. Siva Srinivas Kolukula

see the link: for animation

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14 Oct 2011 1.2

Preview image added

04 Nov 2011 1.4

Added stop button to close the animation, and the animation is modified to have exact spring like behavior.

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