# Contents

## Idea

A conformal mapping is a mapping which preserves angles infinitesimally. 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.

## References

• David Gu, Conformal structure, slides (pdf)

Revised on October 30, 2013 00:19:21 by Urs Schreiber (82.169.114.243)