By Christian Grosche

During this moment variation, a entire evaluation is given for direction integration in - and third-dimensional (homogeneous) areas of continuing and non-constant curvature, together with an enumeration of the entire corresponding coordinate structures which permit separation of variables within the Hamiltonian and within the direction quintessential. The corresponding course fundamental recommendations are awarded as a tabulation. Proposals pertaining to interbasis expansions for spheroidal coordinate platforms also are given. particularly, the instances of non-constant curvature Darboux areas are new during this variation.

the quantity additionally includes effects at the numerical research of the houses of numerous integrable billiard structures in compact domain names (i.e. rectangles, parallelepipeds, circles and spheres) in - and three-d flat and hyperbolic areas. specifically, the dialogue of integrable billiards in circles and spheres (flat and hyperbolic house) and in 3 dimensions are new compared to the 1st variation.

furthermore, an summary is gifted on a few fresh achievements within the concept of the Selberg hint formulation on Riemann surfaces, its tremendous generalization, their use in mathematical physics and string conception, and a few extra effects derived from the Selberg (super-) hint formulation.

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D ) Φ11 (ξ1 ) Φ12 (ξ1 ) Φ21 (ξ2 ) Φ22 (ξ2 ) S(ξ) = .. . ΦD1 (ξD ) ΦD2 (ξD ) = D h1/2 = fi ( i ) , S( ) i=1 ∂S S( ) , = 2 ∂Φi1 hi ( ) . . Φ1D (ξ1 ) D . . Φ2D (ξ2 ) hi (ξ) , = det(Φij (ξi )) = .. f . i=1 i (ξi ) . . 36) ackel determiwhere h = D i=1 hi ( ), Mi1 is called the cofactor of Φi1 , and S is the St¨ nant [301, 412, 416]. Note the property of the St¨ackel-matrix [416] D 1 Φij (ξi ) = 2 S i=1 hi (ξ) D Φij (ξi )M1i = δ1j . 37) i=1 A tabulation of the St¨ackel-matrix for the coordinate systems in IR3 can be found in [416].

Here we have used the abbreviations = (t − t )/N ≡ T /N , Δqj = qj − qj−1 , qj = q(t + j ) (tj = t + j, j = 0, . . , N ) and we interpret the limit N → ∞ as equivalent to → 0, T fixed. The lattice representation can be obtained by exploiting the composition law of the time-evolution operator U = exp(−iHT / ), respectively its semi-group property. The classical Lagrangian is modified into an effective Lagrangian via Lef f = LCl − ΔV . In cartesian coordinates ordering problems do not appear in the Hamiltonian, and the path integral takes on the simple form (with obvious lattice discretization) x(t )=x Dx(t) exp K(x , x ; T ) = x(t )=x t i t m 2 x˙ − V (x) dt 2 .

116, 118, 390], Fock [169], Gerry [178], Granovsky et al. [188], [198, 209, 212, 214, 219, 241], Hodge [279], Guha and Mukherjee [255], Hartmann [264], Kibler et al. [339]-[343], [344], Lutsenko et al. [380], Vaidya and Boschi-Filho [503], Pauli [437], S¨okmen [474], Teller [494], Zaslow and Zandler [531], and Zhedanov [533], and in spaces of constant curvature by Barut et al. [45, 46], Granovsky et al. [189, 190], [201, 242, 243], Kibler et al. [341, 345], Mardoyan et al. [389, 391], Izmest’ev et al.

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