By Edmund Wittbrodt

A new technique is gifted for modelling multi-body structures, which constitutes a considerable enhancement of the inflexible Finite point process. the hot procedure relies on homogeneous adjustments and joint coordinates, and it yields the virtue that equations of movement are immediately generated for platforms which includes trade inflexible and versatile hyperlinks. except its basic actual interpretation and straightforward desktop implementation, the strategy can also be worthwhile for academic reasons because it impressively illustrates the influence of mechanical gains at the mathematical version. This novel modelling method is then utilized to platforms comparable to offshore-cranes and telescopic rapiers.

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80a) where P is the force expressed in the global system { } and r is the vector of coordinates of the point at which force P acts in the system { }. 80a) can be then rewritten as: Qk (P ) = P T BT Bk r . ,3 spective elements of Bk . 82). 7 Generalisation of the Procedure Further considerations lead to the derivation of the equations of motion of an open kinematic chain of rigid bodies (Fig. 14). 28 2 Homogenous Transformations link p ∼(p ) link p -1 q ∼(p -1) (p -1) q ,q = ,q(p ) = q(p -1) ∼(p ) q q(p -2) ∼ q (p -1) link 2 ∼(2) q {A} A Xˆ 3 ∼(1) q(1) =q link 1 A A q(1) ,q(2) = ∼ q (2) Xˆ 2 Xˆ 1 Fig.

P) . 54) are not zeros. It remains to discuss the case of rfe (p, 0) as in Fig. 9. Since the position of rfe (p, i) for i = 1, . . 3 Energy of Deformation and Dissipation of Energy of Link p 57 {p,0}Y ={p,kr}Y rfe (p,kr) rfe (p,0) sde (p,k) Fig. 9. Position of rfe (p, kr ) and rfe (p, 0) and y˙ (p,kl ) contain components which equal zero when sde (p, k) connects rfe (p, kr ) with rfe (p, 0). 50b) do not (p,k) are have to be calculated and thus the only nonzero elements of vector vl those in rows corresponding to l = kr .

34), we obtain: (p,i) Tl (p,i) , a ˜np,0 +l,np,0 +j = tr B0 = tr Dl,j (p,i) (p,i) H(p,i) B0 (p,i) T Tj l, j = 1, . . , 6. 1. It should be noted that only elements of matrix A(p,i),(p,i) with subscripts (4, 6), (6, 4), (5, 5), (5, 6), (6, 5) and (6, 6) are variables since (p,i) (p,i) they depend on ϕ1 and ϕ2 . The remaining elements are constant and most of them equal zero. Of all 36 elements only six change. 26) equal zero. 2 contains nonzero values of the traces of matrix products which are connected with rfe (p, i).