Reduction and Induction

  • N. P. Landsman
Part of the Springer Monographs in Mathematics book series (SMM)


We start with a geometric description of symplectic reduction in a rather general form, and subsequently relate this to the notion of a constraint.


Wilson Loop Poisson Bracket Symplectic Manifold Poisson Algebra Coadjoint Orbit 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1998

Authors and Affiliations

  • N. P. Landsman
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  1. 1.Korteweg-de Vries Institute for MathematicsUniversity of AmsterdamAmsterdamThe Netherlands

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