Accession Number:

ADA141654

Title:

Closed Geodesics for the Jacobi Metric and Periodic Solutions of Prescribed Energy of Natural Hamiltonian Systems.

Descriptive Note:

Technical summary rept.,

Corporate Author:

WISCONSIN UNIV-MADISON MATHEMATICS RESEARCH CENTER

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1984-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

17.0

Abstract:

Questions of existence of periodic solutions for classical mechanical systems have a long history. The development of the nonlinear functional analysis has provided powerful new tools and renewed interest in these problems. This paper considers the Hamiltonian system under certain circumstances.

Subject Categories:

  • Geodesy
  • Theoretical Mathematics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE