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The Resource Curvature in mathematics and physics, Shlomo Sternberg

Curvature in mathematics and physics, Shlomo Sternberg

Label
Curvature in mathematics and physics
Title
Curvature in mathematics and physics
Statement of responsibility
Shlomo Sternberg
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Illustrations
portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
QA645
LC item number
.S745 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Curvature in mathematics and physics, Shlomo Sternberg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Gauss's theorema egregium -- 2. Rules of calculus -- 3. Connections on the tangent bundle -- 4. Levi-Civita's theorem -- 5. Bi-invariant metrics on a Lie group -- 6. Cartan calculations -- 7. Gauss's lemma -- 8. Variational formulas -- 9. The Hopf-Rinow theorem -- 10. Curvature, distance, and volume -- 11. Review of special relativity -- 12. The star operator and electromagnetism -- 13. Preliminaries to the Einstein equations -- 14. Die Grundlagen der physik -- 15. The Frobenius theorem -- 16. Connections on principal bundles -- 17. Reduction of principal bundles -- 18. Superconnections -- 19. Semi-Riemannian submersions
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
405 p.
Isbn
9780486478555
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
port.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn761852306
  • (OCoLC)ocn827081908
Label
Curvature in mathematics and physics, Shlomo Sternberg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Gauss's theorema egregium -- 2. Rules of calculus -- 3. Connections on the tangent bundle -- 4. Levi-Civita's theorem -- 5. Bi-invariant metrics on a Lie group -- 6. Cartan calculations -- 7. Gauss's lemma -- 8. Variational formulas -- 9. The Hopf-Rinow theorem -- 10. Curvature, distance, and volume -- 11. Review of special relativity -- 12. The star operator and electromagnetism -- 13. Preliminaries to the Einstein equations -- 14. Die Grundlagen der physik -- 15. The Frobenius theorem -- 16. Connections on principal bundles -- 17. Reduction of principal bundles -- 18. Superconnections -- 19. Semi-Riemannian submersions
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
405 p.
Isbn
9780486478555
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
port.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn761852306
  • (OCoLC)ocn827081908

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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