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Lagrangian and Hamiltonian Geometries: Applications to Analytical Mechanics

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Lagrangian and Hamiltonian Geometries: Applications to Analytical Mechanics
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Publisher: arXiv
ISBN/ASIN: 3659710199
Number of pages: 266

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The aim of the present text is twofold: to provide a compendium of Lagrangian and Hamiltonian geometries and to introduce and investigate new analytical Mechanics: Finslerian, Lagrangian and Hamiltonian. The fundamental equations (or evolution equations) of these Mechanics are derived from the variational calculus...

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