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Almost-Commutative Manifolds and Gauge Theories

  • Walter D. van SuijlekomEmail author
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Abstract

In this chapter we analyze the gauge theories corresponding (in the sense of Chap.  6) to a special class of noncommutative manifolds, to wit almost-commutative, or AC manifolds. We will see that this class leads to the usual gauge theories in physics.

Keywords

Gauge Theory Gauge Group Gauge Transformation Dirac Operator Gauge Field 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.IMAPPRadboud University NijmegenNijmegenThe Netherlands

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