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Generalized Euler equations in quaternions

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The quaternion analog of the Euler dynamic equations obtained in [1–3] is generalized to the case of an arbitrary trihedron connected with a body.

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Translated from Ukrainskii Matematicheskii Zhurnal, Vol. 46, No. 10, pp. 1414–1416, October, 1994.

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Koshlyakov, V.N. Generalized Euler equations in quaternions. Ukr Math J 46, 1561–1564 (1994). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF01066102

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