Some applications in classical mechanics of the double and the dual numbers

G. F. Torres del Castillo

Abstract


We give some examples of the application in classical mechanics of the double and the dual numbers, which are analogous to the complex numbers.

Keywords


Double numbers; dual numbers; Hamiltonian mechanics; symmetry groups.

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.31349/RevMexFisE.65.152

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Revista Mexicana de Física E

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