Rocky Mountain Journal of Mathematics

The Differential Invariants of Particle Lagrangians under Equivalence by Contact Transformations

Michael D. Sutton

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Source
Rocky Mountain J. Math., Volume 26, Number 1 (1996), 299-328.

Dates
First available in Project Euclid: 5 June 2007

Permanent link to this document
https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.rmjm/1181072118

Digital Object Identifier
doi:10.1216/rmjm/1181072118

Mathematical Reviews number (MathSciNet)
MR1386167

Zentralblatt MATH identifier
0857.53010

Subjects
Primary: 53A55: Differential invariants (local theory), geometric objects
Secondary: 53B40: Finsler spaces and generalizations (areal metrics) 49J05: Free problems in one independent variable 70H99: None of the above, but in this section

Keywords
Local differential invariants regular Lagrangian 1graphs contact transformations equivalent integrals Cartan's method of equivalence intrinsic calculations parametric calculations Finsler metric fundamental form structure equations Bianchi identities

Citation

Sutton, Michael D. The Differential Invariants of Particle Lagrangians under Equivalence by Contact Transformations. Rocky Mountain J. Math. 26 (1996), no. 1, 299--328. doi:10.1216/rmjm/1181072118. https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.rmjm/1181072118


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