**Lagrangian and Hamiltonian Geometries: Applications to Analytical Mechanics**

by Radu Miron

**Publisher**: arXiv 2011**ISBN/ASIN**: 3659710199**Number of pages**: 266

**Description**:

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...

Download or read it online for free here:

**Download link**

(1.2MB, PDF)

## Similar books

**An Introduction to Lagrangian Mechanics**

by

**Alain J. Brizard**-

**Saint Michael's College, Colchester**

These lecture notes provide a self-consistent introduction to Classical Mechanics. They are normally used for an intermediate course in Classical Mechanics by inserting a more general and rigorous introduction to Lagrangian and Hamiltonian methods.

(

**8444**views)

**Lagrangian Mechanics, Dynamics, and Control**

by

**Andrew D. Lewis**-

**Queen's University**

These notes deal primarily with the subject of Lagrangian mechanics. The control theory we discuss here is quite elementary, it will serve to give a flavour of the subject so that people can see if the area is one which they'd like to pursue.

(

**13337**views)

**Lecture notes on Mather's theory for Lagrangian systems**

by

**Alfonso Sorrentino**-

**arXiv**

In these lecture notes we shall try to to provide a brief, but comprehensive introduction to Mather's theory for Lagrangian systems and its subsequent developments by Ricardo Mane and Albert Fathi. We shall consider only the autonomous case.

(

**11461**views)

**An Introduction to Lagrangian and Hamiltonian Mechanics**

by

**Simon J.A. Malham**-

**Heriot-Watt University**

These notes are intended as an elementary introduction into the ideas and the basic prescription of Lagrangian and Hamiltonian mechanics. The only physical principles we require the reader to know are Newton's three laws ...

(

**6752**views)