Hannay Angles and Classical Perturbation Theory

  • S. Golin
  • A. Knauf
  • S. Marmi
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Part of the Springer Proceedings in Physics book series (SPPHY, volume 47)


We report on previous and recent work in classical perturbation theory related to the Hannay angles. They are a means of measuring an anholonomy effect in classical mechanics closely corresponding to the Berry phase in quantum mechanics.


Hamiltonian System Berry Phase Average Theorem Dynamical Angle Adiabatic Theorem 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Golin
    • 1
    • 2
  • A. Knauf
    • 1
  • S. Marmi
    • 3
  1. 1.Fachbereich MathematikTechnische Universität BerlinStraße des 17. Juni 136Germany
  2. 2.Dipartimento di Fisica and INFNUniversità di BolognaBolognaItaly
  3. 3.Dipartimento di FisicaUniversità di BolognaBolognaItaly

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