Proceedings of the International Conference on Geometry, Integrability and Quantization

Exterior Differential Systems and Billiards

Joseph M. Landsberg

Abstract

I describe work in progress with Baryshnikov and Zharnitsky on periodic billiard orbits that leads one to an exterior differential system (EDS). I then give a brief introduction to EDS illustrated by several examples.

Article information

Source
Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Geometry, Integrability and Quantization, Ivaïlo M. Mladenov and Manuel de León, eds. (Sofia: Softex, 2006), 35-54

Dates
First available in Project Euclid: 13 July 2015

Permanent link to this document
https://projecteuclid.org/ euclid.pgiq/1436792589

Digital Object Identifier
doi:10.7546/giq-7-2006-35-54

Mathematical Reviews number (MathSciNet)
MR2228362

Zentralblatt MATH identifier
05046684

Citation

Landsberg, Joseph M. Exterior Differential Systems and Billiards. Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Geometry, Integrability and Quantization, 35--54, Softex, Sofia, Bulgaria, 2006. doi:10.7546/giq-7-2006-35-54. https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.pgiq/1436792589


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