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Exterior differentiation

  • M. Schreiber
Part of the Universitext book series (UTX)

Abstract

The exterior derivative is an operation on forms which extends to higher degrees the process by which the one-form df is got from a zero-form (scalar field) f; and the same notation (prefix d) is used.

Keywords

Volume Element Tangent Space Exterior Derivative Leibniz Rule Wedge Product 
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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag, New York Inc. 1977

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Schreiber
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of MathematicsThe Rockefeller UniversityNew YorkUSA

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