The Elliptic Logarithmic Spiral—a New Curve

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IF, in an elastic system with one degree of freedom, and friction proportional to the velocity, the relation of the “free” force to the displacement be considered, an interesting curve results.

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ROWELL, H. The Elliptic Logarithmic Spiral—a New Curve. Nature 109, 716 (1922). https://doi.org/10.1038/109716c0

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