A Γ-convergence result for variational integrators of lagrangians with quadratic growth
Dipartimento di Matematica “U. Dini”, Viale Morgagni 67/A 50134, Firenze, Italy.
2 Department of Mathematical Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh PA, 15213 USA; email@example.com.
Following the Γ-convergence approach introduced by Müller and Ortiz, the convergence of discrete dynamics for Lagrangians with quadratic behavior is established.
Mathematics Subject Classification: 37M15 / 49J45
Key words: Discrete dynamics / variational integrators / Gamma-convergence.
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