... regular helix lies on a circular cylinder. Let a be the radius of the circle thus formed by the axis of the closed helix ; let r denote the radius of the cross section of the ideal toroid on the surface of which the helix lies, supposed small in comparison... Philosophical Magazine - Page 1021880Full view - About this book
| Royal Society of Edinburgh - Science - 1878
...revolution of a circle round any line in its plane not cutting it. Any simple on a circular cylinder. **Let a be the radius of the circle thus formed by the...to the normal section of the toroid. We have 2ira a** ., tan 6 5=^-= — N.2irr because -=^- is as it were the step of the screw, and 2irr is the circumference... | |
| Royal Society of Edinburgh - Science - 1878
...helix, because it lies on a toroid * just as the common regular helix lies on a circular cylinder. **Let a be the radius of the circle thus formed by the...supposed small in comparison with a; and let 6 denote the** iaclination of the helix to the normal section of the toroid. We have 2ira a tan 6 = N.27rr Nr ' because... | |
| Physics - 1880
...of the toroidal substance ; and the area of the inner one of the two is a section of the aperture. **Let a be the radius of the circle thus formed by the...lies, supposed small in comparison with a ; and let** 0 denote the inclination of the helix to the normal section of the toroid. We have , „_ 2-rra _ a... | |
| Joseph Larmor - Electricity - 1929
...of the inner one of the two is a section of the aperture. regular helix lies on a circular cylinder. **Let a be the radius of the circle thus formed by the...helix to the normal section of the toroid. We have** 2-na a tan o = -ff-z — = -w > NZ-rrr Nr because 2-rra/N is, as it were, the step of the screw, and... | |
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