Dirac’s Theory of Constraints

  • C. A. Hurst


It is a pleasure and honour to be invited to contribute to this Winter School, particularly when it is an occasion to pay tribute to the great contributions that Walter Thirring has made to Austrian and international science. We started our scientific careers at about the same time and so it is perhaps appropriate that I should talk about some ideas which first appeared then.


Gauge Transformation Poisson Bracket Canonical Variable Geometric Quantization Class Constraint 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • C. A. Hurst
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  1. 1.University of AdelaideSouth Australia

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