Elements of Differential Calculus for Tensor Fields

  • Maciej Blaszak
Part of the Texts and Monographs in Physics book series (TMP)


In this chapter we briefly discuss some elements of differential calculus which are essential for our further considerations. For a more comprehensive treatment of the subject we refer the reader to the literature [3],[51],[52],[186].


Vector Field Directional Derivative Tensor Field Differential Calculus Infinitesimal Generator 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1998

Authors and Affiliations

  • Maciej Blaszak
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  1. 1.Physics DepartmentA. Mickiewicz UniversityPoznańPoland

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