Afriat, Alexander (2006) The optico-mechanical analogy: an axiomatic approach. [Preprint]
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An axiomatization of a ‘two-level Hamiltonian structure’ is proposed, which expresses the optico-mechanical analogy by representing optics and mechanics as different classes of models satisfying the axioms.
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|Keywords:||geometrical optics, analytical mechanics, axiomatics|
|Subjects:||Specific Sciences > Physics > Classical Physics|
General Issues > Structure of Theories
|Depositing User:||Alexander Afriat|
|Date Deposited:||11 Nov 2006|
|Last Modified:||07 Oct 2010 11:14|
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