Regular and Chaotic Dynamics

, Volume 17, Issue 6, pp 580–596 | Cite as

An extended Hamilton — Jacobi method

  • Valery V. Kozlov


We develop a new method for solving Hamilton’s canonical differential equations. The method is based on the search for invariant vortex manifolds of special type. In the case of Lagrangian (potential) manifolds, we arrive at the classical Hamilton — Jacobi method.


generalized Lamb’s equations vortex manifolds Clebsch potentials Lagrange brackets 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.V.A. Steklov Mathematical Institute Russian Academy of SciencesMoscowRussia

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