The spring is a marvel of human engineering and creativity. 962 more words

## Tags » Hookes Law

#### What is Hooke's Law?

A historical reconstruction of what Robert Hooke looked like, painted in 2004 by Rita Greer. Credit: Wikipedia/Rita Greer/FAL

#### Behavioural interpretations due to Hooke's Law

*‘I am aware of the requirements of good academic practice and the potential penalties for any breaches’*

##### Experiment conducted by Steven Nolan at the University of Southampton. 1,784 more words

#### R2 Physics 09 - Hooke's Law

Students were asked to read 3.1 Spring Scales in How Things Work, the Physics of Everyday Life and watch the following videos before class.

And the first 8 minutes of Doc Schuster’s video on simple harmonic motion: 65 more words

#### Hooke's Law and the Missing Energy of Gravity.

Recently I’ve been going back and forth with various folks in the twitter realm about the fundamentals of physics. The biggest stumbling block is the issue of forces and how to define them. 1,513 more words

#### How to solve a Finite Element problem using hand calculations

Basically, when we want to determine the forces and displacements in a certain structure using Finite Element Analysis (FEA), what we are doing is creating a system of equations that relates the stiffness of the elements to the displacements and forces in each node. 595 more words