Poinsot Construction

Animates the Poinsot Construction


Updated 3 Feb 2017

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The Poinsot Construction is the fundamental visualization of torque free motion of rigid bodies. Per Goldstein: "the polehode rolls without slipping on the herpolhode lying in the invariable plane."

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Dmitry Savransky (2023). Poinsot Construction (https://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/fileexchange/61433-poinsot-construction), MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

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