Week  Topics  Study Materials  Materials 
1 
EulerLagrange equation. First integrals


Dacorogna, B., “Introduction To The Calculus of Variations”, Imperial College Press, 1992

2 
Geodesics. Minimal surface of revolution


Dacorogna, B., “Introduction To The Calculus of Variations”, Imperial College Press, 1992

3 
Several dependent variables


Dacorogna, B., “Introduction To The Calculus of Variations”, Imperial College Press, 1992

4 
Isoperimetric problems. Fermat’s principle


Dacorogna, B., “Introduction To The Calculus of Variations”, Imperial College Press, 1992

5 
Dynamics of particles


Dacorogna, B., “Introduction To The Calculus of Variations”, Imperial College Press, 1992

6 
Midterm I


Dacorogna, B., “Introduction To The Calculus of Variations”, Imperial College Press, 1992

7 
Vibrating string


Dacorogna, B., “Introduction To The Calculus of Variations”, Imperial College Press, 1992

8 
SturmLiouville problem


Dacorogna, B., “Introduction To The Calculus of Variations”, Imperial College Press, 1992

9 
Vibrating membrane


Dacorogna, B., “Introduction To The Calculus of Variations”, Imperial College Press, 1992

10 
Theory of elasticity


Dacorogna, B., “Introduction To The Calculus of Variations”, Imperial College Press, 1992

11 
Quantum mechanics


Dacorogna, B., “Introduction To The Calculus of Variations”, Imperial College Press, 1992

12 
Midterm II


Dacorogna, B., “Introduction To The Calculus of Variations”, Imperial College Press, 1992

13 
Principles of Feynman and Schwinger in Quantum mechanics


Dacorogna, B., “Introduction To The Calculus of Variations”, Imperial College Press, 1992

14 
Variational principles in hydrodynamics


Dacorogna, B., “Introduction To The Calculus of Variations”, Imperial College Press, 1992

15 
Final 1st week



16 
Final 2nd week


