Program
Contact Hamiltonian Systems
Student No.:50
Time:Tue 15:10-17:00, 2017-04-25~ 2017-06-13 (No classes on May 2 and May 30. Additional classes are scheduled on May 18 and May 25)
Instructor:Lin Wang  [Tsinghua University]
Place:Conference Room 1, Floor 1, Jin Chun Yuan West Building
Starting Date:2017-4-25
Ending Date:2017-6-13

 

 

Description:

 

 

I will introduce some basic parts of Aubry-Mather theory on contact Hamiltonian systems and weak KAM theory on certain first order PDEs.

 

 

 

Prerequisite:

 

 

Basic theory of ODE and calculus of variations

 

 

 

Reference:

 

 

Arnold, V. I., Mathematical Methods of Classical Mechanics, (Graduate Texts in Mathematics, Vol. 60) 2nd Edition.

 

 

Fathi, A., The Weak KAM Theorem in Lagrangian Dynamics, Cambridge Stud. Adv. Math., vol. 88, Cambridge: Cambridge Univ. Press