# Contents

## Idea

A conformal structure on a manifold is the structure of a Riemannian metric modulo rescalings of the metric tensor by some real valued function on the manifold.

The homomorphisms of conformal structures are called conformal transformations.

## References

• David Gu, Conformal structure, slides (pdf)

Revised on December 3, 2014 18:15:59 by Urs Schreiber (195.113.31.253)