By Brian L. Stevens, Frank L. Lewis, Eric N. Johnson
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Therefore, for the purposes of calculating the velocity ﬁeld, we may neglect the inﬂuence of the warping. This in effect regards the crosssectional plane as rigid, but only for the purposes of calculating the velocity. 30) Here B (˙) represents the time derivative in B, b (˙) represents the time derivative in b, p represents a generic position vector, ω a generic angular velocity vector, and v a generic velocity vector. The right superscripts indicate the points and/or frames involved. The point b∗ is a point on the reference line of the undeformed beam for a given value of x1 ; the point B∗ is a point on the reference line of the deformed beam at the same value of x1 .
Beam Conﬁguration and Base Vectors It is convenient to introduce a reference frame A, in which are ﬁxed dextral, mutually perpendicular, unit vectors Ai for i = 1, 2, 3. The frame A is an absolute frame as far as deformation is concerned, in that the orientation of the local undeformed beam cross-section in A is a function only of x1 and not of time t. The motion of A in an inertial frame I is, however, supposed to be known for all time. This assumption is easily relaxed for applications to ﬂexible multi-body dynamics; it is made only for the sake of simplicity.
Similarly, for the pull-back operation, imagine the vector v ﬁxed in an intermediate frame T that has a dextral triad T i coincident with Bi . Now, rotate the frame T so that T i lines up with Ai . The vector v thus rotates with T to v ← as the result of the pull-back operation. IV. Angular Velocity and Differentiation of Vectors If a vector is ﬁxed in a frame, its time derivative in that frame is zero. However, if a vector is moving in a frame then its time derivative in that frame will be nonzero, in general.
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