Moment of Inertia of an Ellipse

Written by Jerry Ratzlaff on . Posted in Classical Mechanics

moment of inertia Ellipse 1Formulas that use Moment of Inertia of an Ellipse, Solid Plane

\(\large{ I_x =  \frac {\pi}{4}\; l\;w^3 }\)   
\(\large{ I_y =  \frac {\pi}{4}\; l^3\;w }\)  

Where:

\(\large{ I }\) = moment of inertia

\(\large{ l }\) = length

\(\large{ \pi }\) = Pi

\(\large{ w }\) = width

 

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