Symmetries in N-body problem

Xia Zhihong*

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Abstract

The purpose of this note is to introduce some of the basic techniques in group theory to the study the symmetries of the Newtonian n-body problem. The main tool is the representations of finite groups.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationExploring the Solar System and the Universe
Pages126-132
Number of pages7
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 22 2008
EventExploring the Solar System and the Universe - Bucharest, Romania
Duration: Apr 8 2008Apr 12 2008

Publication series

NameAIP Conference Proceedings
Volume1043
ISSN (Print)0094-243X
ISSN (Electronic)1551-7616

Conference

ConferenceExploring the Solar System and the Universe
CountryRomania
CityBucharest
Period4/8/084/12/08

Keywords

  • Celestial mechanics
  • Group representations
  • Symmetry
  • n-body problem

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physics and Astronomy(all)

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    Zhihong, X. (2008). Symmetries in N-body problem. In Exploring the Solar System and the Universe (pp. 126-132). (AIP Conference Proceedings; Vol. 1043). https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2993622