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On characteristics of circle invariant presymplectic forms

Authors: Augustin Banyaga and Philippe Rukimbira
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 123 (1995), 3901-3906
MSC: Primary 53C15; Secondary 58F05
MathSciNet review: 1307491
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Abstract: We prove that a circle-invariant exact 2-form of rank 2n on a compact $ (2n + 1)$-dimensional manifold admits two closed characteristics. This solves a particular case of a generalized Weinstein conjecture.

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Keywords: Presymplectic form, characteristics, generalized Weinstein conjecture
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