Applied Mathematics and Mechanics

, Volume 22, Issue 4, pp 448–459 | Cite as

Dynamics in Newtonian-Riemannian Space-Time

  • Rong-ye Zhang


Lagrangian mechanics in Newtonian-Riemannian space-time and relationship between Lagrangian mechanics and Newtonian mechanics, and between Lagrangian mechanics and Hamiltonian mechanics in N-R space-time are discussed.

Riemannian manifold tangent bundle cotangent bundle fiber bundle fiber vector field form field exterior differential absolute differential Lie derivative functional variation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Rong-ye Zhang
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  1. 1.Institute of MathematicsAcademia SinicaBeijingP R China

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