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






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







Basic theory of ODE and calculus of variations







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