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Author Livingston, James D
Title Rising Force : The Magic of Magnetic Levitation
Imprint Cumberland : Harvard University Press, 2011
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Note Intro -- Contents -- Preface -- 1. Levity vs. Gravity -- 2. Gravitational and Magnetic Forces -- 3. Maglev-A Balance of Forces -- 4. Spinning the Levitron -- 5. Inducing Uplift -- 6. Flying Frogs -- 7. Super-Levitation -- 8. Feeding Back -- 9. In a Spin -- 10. The No- Spin Zone -- 11. Flying Trains -- 12. All Aboard! -- 13. Keeping It Up -- Sources and Suggested Readings -- Acknowledgments -- Index
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Livingston, James D. Rising Force : The Magic of Magnetic Levitation Cumberland : Harvard University Press,c2011 9780674055353
Subject Magnetic fields.;Magnetic suspension
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