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Exterior Differential Systems and Euler-Lagrange Partial Differential Equations

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Exterior Differential Systems and Euler-Lagrange Partial Differential Equations
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Publisher: University Of Chicago Press
ISBN/ASIN: 0226077942
ISBN-13: 9780226077949
Number of pages: 219

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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.

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