Annals of Global Analysis and Geometry

, Volume 43, Issue 2, pp 153–160 | Cite as

A generalization of almost-Schur lemma for closed Riemannian manifolds

  • Xu ChengEmail author


De Lellis and Topping proved an almost-Schur lemma for the closed manifolds with non-negative Ricci curvature. In this article, we study general closed manifolds and obtain a generalization of their theorem.


Einstein manifold Schur lemma Eigenvalue of Laplace operator 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Insitituto de MatemáticaUniversidade Federal Fluminense—UFFNiteróiBrazil

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