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) : Benci,V
PDF Url : ADA141654
Report Date : Mar 1984
Pagination or Media Count : 17
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.
Descriptors : *Hamiltonian functions, *Periodic functions, *Geodesics, Nonlinear analysis, Functional analysis, Differential equations, Energy, Solutions(General)
Subject Categories : Geodesy
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE