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episciences.org
Communications in Mathematics
1804-1388
2336-1298
2021-04-30
Volume 29 (2021), Issue 1...
10.2478/cm-2021-0004
9523
journal article
Jets and the variational calculus
David J. Saunders
We review the approach to the calculus of variations using Ehresmannâ€™s theory of jets. We describe different types of jet manifold, different types of variational problem and different cohomological structures associated with such problems.
https://cm.episciences.org/9523/pdf
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