# Nested Vector Derivatives [closed]

would it be possible to receive some help on the derivation of the following:

With respect to the vector $$\bar{x}(s)$$:

What is the derivative: $$\frac{\partial{f}}{\partial\bar{x}}$$

where $$f=(\frac{d\bar{x}}{ds})^T\bar{x}\bar{x}$$

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