Generalized Lagrange Identity for Discrete Symplectic Systems and Applications in Weyl–Titchmarsh Theory

  • Roman Šimon HilscherEmail author
  • Petr Zemánek
Conference paper
Part of the Springer Proceedings in Mathematics & Statistics book series (PROMS, volume 102)


In this paper we consider discrete symplectic systems with analytic dependence on the spectral parameter. We derive the Lagrange identity, which plays a fundamental role in the spectral theory of discrete symplectic and Hamiltonian systems. We compare it to several special cases well known in the literature. We also examine the applications of this identity in the theory of Weyl disks and square summable solutions for such systems. As an example we show that a symplectic system with the exponential coefficient matrix is in the limit point case.


Lagrange Identity Symplectic System Discrete Symplectic Weyl Titchmarsh Theory Weyl Discs 
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The first author was supported by the Czech Science Foundation under grant P201/10/1032. The second author was supported by the Program of “Employment of Newly Graduated Doctors of Science for Scientific Excellence” (grant number CZ.1.07/2.3.00/30.0009) co-financed from European Social Fund and the state budget of the Czech Republic.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Faculty of ScienceMasaryk UniversityBrnoCzech Republic

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