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Connection and Curvature

Part of the Progress in Mathematical Physics book series (PMP, volume 56)

Abstract

We have introduced Г ij k in Chapter 2 as basic quantities in terms of which the Riemann-Christoffel curvature tensor and the equation of a geodesic curve are expressed.

Keywords

Basis Vector Covariant Derivative Tangent Vector Curvature Tensor Directional Derivative 
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