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Bead on a rotating hoop

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Bead on a rotating hoop



25 Oct 2011 (Updated )

To study the motion of a bead on a rotating hoop/wire or ring.

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The motion of a bead on a rotating hoop is simulated. A bead is sliding on a hoop rotating at certain angular frequency. It is interesting to study the motion of the bead.The equation of motion is nonlinear and is solved using ODE45 of the MATLAB. By changing the values in the code the interesting aspects in the motion of the bead can be studied.

Your comments/ suggestions are appreciated..

Required Products MATLAB
MATLAB release MATLAB 7.10 (R2010a)
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17 Jun 2013 Paul Kassebaum  
01 Nov 2011 Dr. Siva Srinivas Kolukula

animation in

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30 Oct 2011 1.1

Added stop button on the plot window

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