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Foundations of mechanics : a mathematical exposition of classical mechanics with an introduction to the qualitative theory of dynamical systems and applications to the three-body problem

Author: Ralph H Abraham; Jerrold E Marsden; Tudor Stefan Ratiu; Richard H Cushman
Publisher: Reading (Mass.) ; Menlo Park (Calif.) ; Paris : Addison-Wesley, 1994, cop. 1978.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd ed., rev., enl., and resetView all editions and formats
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"In the Spring of 1966, I gave a series of lectures in the Princeton University Department of Physics, aimed at recent mathematical results in mechanics, especially the work of Kolmogorov, Arnold,  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ralph H Abraham; Jerrold E Marsden; Tudor Stefan Ratiu; Richard H Cushman
ISBN: 0201408406 9780201408409
OCLC Number: 468203372
Notes: Exercices à la fin de chaque chap. Bibliogr. p. 759-789. Index.
La couv. porte en plus : "updated 1985 printing."
Description: XXII-806-[14] p. de pl. : ill. ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction; Foreward by Tudor Ratiu and Richard Cushman; Preliminaries; Differential Theory; Calculus on Manifolds; Analytical Dynamics; Hamiltonian and Lagrangian Systems; Hamiltonian Systems with Symmetry; Hamiltonian-Jacobi Theory and Mathematical Physics; An Outline of Qualitative Dynamics; Topological Dynamics; Differentiable Dynamics; Hamiltonian Dynamics; Celestial Mechanics; The Two-Body Problem; The Three-Body Problem.
Responsibility: Ralph Abraham ... and Jerrold E. Marsden ... ; with the assistance of Tudor Ratiu and Richard Cushman.
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