Research Seminar on the Method of Equivalence
June 1 - 4, 1992 -- William F. Shadwick (The Fields Institute
and University of Waterloo), Robert B. Gardner (The Fields Institute
and University of North Carolina)
A series of four seminars:
Ordinary diffferential equations, symmetries and Lie pseudogroups.
The equivalence problem of E. Cartan, illustrated by control systems
and mechanical systems.
Lifting, principal components, Lie algebra compatible absorption, reduction
of structure groups.
Involutive systems and prolongation, outline of solutions to illustrative