# Help! about Rayleigh Dissipative Function

i think i've posted this topic in the wrong thread(theoretical physics).. anyways, i would like to ask, if anyone could give me some backgrounds on Rayleigh Dissipative Function.. thank you very much in advance..

Tom Mattson
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Here's one item that a Google search turned up:

http://icg.harvard.edu/~phys151/lectures/Lecture13_3up.pdf [Broken]

Do you need more?

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tom

thank you so much for the help.. :) i really appreciate it a lot!