Book:Mariano Giaquinta/Calculus of Variations II: The Hamiltonian Formalism

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Mariano Giaquinta and Stefan Hildebrandt: Calculus of Variations II: The Hamiltonian Formalism

Published $2004$, Springer - Verlag

ISBN 978-3540579618.


Subject Matter


Contents

Part III. Canonical Formalism and Parametric Variational Problems

Chapter 7. Legendre Transformation, Hamiltonian Systems, Convexity, Field Theory
Chapter 8. Parametric Variational Integrals

Part IV. Hamilton-Jacobi Theory and Partial Differential Equations of First Order

Chapter 9. Hamilton-Jacobi Theory and Canonical Transformations
Chapter 10. Partial Differential Equations of First Order and Contact Transformations

A List of Examples

A Glimpse at the Literature

Bibliography

Subject Index