Logo

Exterior Differential Systems and Euler-Lagrange Partial Differential Equations

Large book cover: Exterior Differential Systems and Euler-Lagrange Partial Differential Equations

Exterior Differential Systems and Euler-Lagrange Partial Differential Equations
by

Publisher: University Of Chicago Press
ISBN/ASIN: 0226077942
ISBN-13: 9780226077949
Number of pages: 219

Description:
The authors present the results of their ongoing development of a theory of the geometry of differential equations, focusing especially on Lagrangians and Poincaré-Cartan forms. They also cover certain aspects of the theory of exterior differential systems, which provides the language and techniques for the entire study.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(1.6MB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: A Geometric Approach to Differential FormsA Geometric Approach to Differential Forms
by - arXiv
This is a textbook on differential forms. The primary target audience is sophomore level undergraduates enrolled in a course in vector calculus. Later chapters will be of interest to advanced undergraduate and beginning graduate students.
(14272 views)
Book cover: Lectures on Minimal Surface TheoryLectures on Minimal Surface Theory
by - arXiv
The goal was to give beginning graduate students an introduction to some of the most important basic facts and ideas in minimal surface theory. Prerequisites: the reader should know basic complex analysis and elementary differential geometry.
(7116 views)
Book cover: Advances in Discrete Differential GeometryAdvances in Discrete Differential Geometry
by - Springer
This is the book on a newly emerging field of discrete differential geometry. It surveys the fascinating connections between discrete models in differential geometry and complex analysis, integrable systems and applications in computer graphics.
(6768 views)
Book cover: Lectures on Exterior Differential SystemsLectures on Exterior Differential Systems
by - Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Contents: Parametrization of sets of integral submanifolds (Regular linear maps, Germs of submanifolds of a manifold); Exterior differential systems (Differential systems with independent variables); Prolongation of Exterior Differential Systems.
(10714 views)