Applied Mathematics and Mechanics

, Volume 16, Issue 2, pp 125–131 | Cite as

Hamiltonian systems in elasticity and their variational principles

  • Wang Zhi-guo
  • Tang Li-min


As an inverse problem of Hamiltonian mechanics, a new Hamiltonian system in elasticity and its variational principle are derived from the basic equations of elasticity.

Key words

elasticity Hamiltonian system inverse problem variational principle 


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© Shanghai University of Technology (SUT) 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • Wang Zhi-guo
    • 1
  • Tang Li-min
    • 2
  1. 1.Research Institute of Vibration EngineeringNanjing University of Aeronautics and AstronauticsNanjing
  2. 2.Research Institute of Engineering MechanicsDalian University of TechnologyDalian

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