Geometric methods in mathematical physics : proceedings of an NSF-CBMS conference held at the University of Lowell, Massachusetts, March 19-23, 1979 / edited by G. Kaiser and J.E. Marsden.Material type: TextSeries: Lecture notes in mathematics (Springer-Verlag) ; 775.Publication details: Berlin ; New York : Springer-Verlag, 1980. Description: 1 online resource (vii, 257 pages) : illustrationsContent type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9783540385714; 3540385711Subject(s): Geometry, Differential -- Congresses | Mathematical physics -- Congresses | Géométrie différentielle -- Congrès | Physique mathématique -- Congrès | Geometry, Differential | Mathematical physics | Differentiaalmeetkunde | Mathematische fysica | Mathematische Physik | Geometrische Methode | Kongress | Differentialgeometrie | Geometrie | Physik | Magic | Wizards | Toy and movable booksGenre/Form: Electronic books. | Conference papers and proceedings. Additional physical formats: Print version:: Geometric methods in mathematical physics.DDC classification: 510.8 LOC classification: QA3 | .L28 no. 775 | QC20.7.G44Other classification: 31.52 | 33.06 | 18a | 19a | SI 850 | 37Cxx | 53Cxx Online resources: Click here to access online
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Geometric aspects of global bifurcation in nonlinear elasticity -- The branching of solutions of Einstein's equations -- What does supergravity teach us about gravity? -- Classical 1/2 spin particles interacting with gravitational fields: A supersymmetric model -- Generalized constraint algorithm and special presymplectic manifolds -- Deformations and quantization -- Holomorphic gauge theory -- A geometric variational formalism for the theory of nonlinear waves -- Geometry of jet bundles and the structure of lagrangian and hamiltonian formalisms -- Involution theorems.
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