Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sign in Create Account

Gyroscopes Made Easy

The motion of a gyroscope in response to an applied force is analyzed.  TSG's gimbaled gyroscope is used to demonstrate.

Comments (4)

very helpful.. thanks a ton

Posted almost 2 years by Anonymous 00:12:04

insert here

Posted almost 2 years by Anonymous 00:11:22

The net angular momentum does change, because the force applied creates a torque in a direction out of the board.However the net angular momentum in the plane of the board should be constant.

Posted over 1 year by Anonymous 00:08:20

Hi, this is madhan raj. This video is really live and very useful for understand. Wonderful presentation.

Posted over 1 year by Anonymous 00:29:09

You need to log in, in order to post comments. If you don’t have an account yet, sign up now!

Created
April 12, 2012 15:11
Category
Tags
License
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial (What is this?)
Additional Files


Viewed
6620 times

More from MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

MIT Physics Demo -- No-Win Tug of War

MIT Physics Demo -- No-Win Tug of War

Added 7 years ago | 00:00:34 | 38608 views

Plate Sliding Under a Soda Can

Plate Sliding Under a Soda Can

Added over 4 years ago | 00:00:50 | 17242 views

Change in Frequency of Voice with Helium

Change in Frequency of Voice with H...

Added 3 years ago | 00:02:52 | 5329 views

Lenz's Law with Copper Pipe

Lenz's Law with Copper Pipe

Added over 3 years ago | 00:01:38 | 8229 views

Breakdown of Air

Breakdown of Air

Added over 5 years ago | 00:02:09 | 33606 views

Charge and Electric Field of a Hollow Conductor

Charge and Electric Field of a Holl...

Added almost 4 years ago | 00:01:54 | 9257 views