nLab The Geometry of Physics - An Introduction

Context

Differential geometry

differential geometry

synthetic differential geometry

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• The Geometry of Physics - An introduction

Cambridge University Press

website (with errata and preface for 3rd edition)

on methods of differential geometry and their meaning and use in physics, especially gravity and gauge theory.

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Related books are

Contents

II Geometry and Topology

8 The Geometry of Surfaces in $\mathbb{R}^3$

8.4 Area, Mean Curvature, and Soap Bubbles

• area?

• mean curvature?

8.5 Gauss’ Theorema Egregium

• theorema egregium?

II Lie Groups, Bundles and Chern Forms

• nucleon?

Appendix E. Orbits and Morse-Bott Theory in Compact Lie Groups

category: reference

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