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The variational principle for Lagrangian 1-forms

Yoo-Kong, S (King Mongkut's University of Technology Thonburi)
Monday 08 July 2013, 14:30-15:00

Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute

Abstract

We present the recently proposed variational principle for Lagrangian 1-form structures both discrete and continuous in the space of multi-time variables, in which the action functionals depend not only on the dynamical (dependent) variables of the system but also on the (parametrised) curves in the space of (independent) time-variables which define the dynamics in terms of multitime fl ows. It was conjectured that the only admissible Lagrangians allowing such structures are the integrable ones.

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