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Curvature

  • Øyvind Grøn
Chapter
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 772)

The covariant directional derivative of a vector field \(\vec{A}\) along a vector \(\vec{u}\) was defined and interpreted geometrically in Sect. 5.2, as follows.

Keywords

Ricci Curvature Weyl Tensor Parallel Transport Riemann Tensor Curvature Form 
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© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2009

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Oslo University College Faculty of EngineeringCpy Olavs PlassNorway

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