An extension of the Dirac theory of constraints

  title={An extension of the Dirac theory of constraints},
  author={Larry Bates and Jedrzej Sniatycki},
  journal={Journal of Fixed Point Theory and Applications},
  • L. BatesJ. Sniatycki
  • Published 19 July 2013
  • Mathematics
  • Journal of Fixed Point Theory and Applications
Constructions introduced by Dirac for singular Lagrangians are extended and reinterpreted to cover cases when kernel distributions are either nonintegrable or of nonconstant rank, and constraint sets need not be closed. 

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