Principle of least action

Known as: Least-action principle, Least Action Principle, Principle of stationary action 
The principle of least action – or, more accurately, the principle of stationary action – is a variational principle that, when applied to the action… (More)
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2017
2017
Investigations into the nature of the principle of least action have shown that there is an intrinsic relationship between… (More)
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2013
2013
Two-point boundary problems for conservative systems are studied in the context of the least action principle. The emphasis is on… (More)
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2011
2011
  • Sergey G. Fedosin
  • 2011
By variation of action integral equations for computing of metric, equations of motion of substance, as well as equations for… (More)
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2010
2010
In their never-ending search for general principles, from which various laws of Physics could be derived, physicists, and most… (More)
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2009
2009
If the question were who among the philosophers was the first to realize that nature in all its operations follows the easiest… (More)
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2008
2008
Freidlin-Wentzell theory of large deviations for the description of the effect of small random perturbations on dynamical systems… (More)
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2008
2008
The second law of thermodynamics is a powerful imperative that has acquired several expressions during the past centuries… (More)
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2003
2003
  • Jozef Hanca
  • 2003
We present a method for introducing students to the classical principle of least action, using a novel approach based on the… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
Many numerical integrators for mechanical system simulation are created by using discrete algorithms to approximate the… (More)
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1995
1995
The size principle implies that the motoneurons of a muscle pool are activated in ascending order of their sizes when that pool… (More)
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