• Michèle Audin
  • Ana Cannas da Silva
  • Eugene Lerman
Part of the Advanced Courses in Mathematics CRM Barcelona book series (ACMBIRK)


This text is an introduction to Lagrangian and special Lagrangian submanifolds. Special Lagrangian submanifolds were invented twenty years ago by Harvey and Lawson [18]. They have become very fashionable recently, after the work of McLean [25], leading to the beautiful speculations of Strominger, Yau and Zaslow [32] and the remarkable papers of Hitchin [19, 20] and Donaldson [11]


Vector Field Modulus Space Mathematical Method Hamiltonian System Differential Geometry 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Michèle Audin
    • 1
  • Ana Cannas da Silva
    • 2
  • Eugene Lerman
    • 3
  1. 1.Institut de Recherche Mathématique AvancéeUniversité Louis Pasteur et CNRSStrasbourg CedexFrance
  2. 2.Departamento de MatemáticaInstituto Superior TécnicoLisboaPortugal
  3. 3.Department of MathematicsUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignUrbanaUSA

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