Damped Vibrations

The decay from initial condition to equilibrium of an unforced second order system can be understood using the roots of the characteristic polynomial and the phase diagram.

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  1. hrm on February 19th, 2017 @ 3:37 pm

    From an MITx user: Thanks so much for the mathlets - it took me a bit to figure out how to properly work them and what all the infomation meant, but they're great learning tools!

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