## anonymous one year ago ques

1. anonymous

What are torsional oscillations??I want to know this for an assignment but a google search only gave me something about torsional vibrations, is it the same thing?

2. anonymous

and no my books don't mention anything about it :p

3. IrishBoy123

like twisting a rod think radial shm

4. Abhisar

Like that in vibration magnatometer?

5. anonymous

Idk, it's something related to twisting couple on a cylinder I think.

6. IrishBoy123

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7. IrishBoy123

analogous to $$F = - kx$$, you will have something like $$\tau = - k \ \theta$$

8. anonymous

Mhm!, I think I'll just take some insight from the wikipedia page about torsional vibrations, looks like it's the same thing