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pseudo-Riemannian manifold

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Differential geometry

differential geometry

synthetic differential geometry

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Manifolds and cobordisms

Riemannian geometry

Like a Riemannian manifold is a smooth manifold equipped with a Riemannian metric, a pseudo-Riemannian manifold is a manifold equipped with a pseudo-Riemannian metric. Lorentzian manifolds, as well as Riemannian manifolds themselves, are special cases of pseudo-Riemannian manifolds.

Revised on August 23, 2015 02:43:41 by Toby Bartels (98.16.168.238)