• Quasi invariants and generalized killing vectors

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    • Keywords

       

      Invariants; Killing vectors; Jacobi metric; Whittaker problem

    • Abstract

       

      The connection between quasi-invariants (invariants of a Hamiltonian system defined only on a single constant energy hypersurface) and generalized Killing vector fields associated with the corresponding Jacobi metric is investigated. The results are used to deduce a generalised form of the classical Whittaker problem in two degrees of freedom.

    • Author Affiliations

       

      B R Sitaram1 Ram K Varma1

      1. Physical Research Laboratory, Navrangpura, Ahmedabad - 380 009, India
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  • Pramana – Journal of Physics | News

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