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Connections, curvature and cohomology

by Werner Greub

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Published by Academic Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Grupos de Lie,
  • Curvas algebraicas

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWerner Greub, Stephen Halperin and Ray Vanstone
    SeriesPure and Applied Mathematics -- 47-II, Pure and Applied Mathematics -- 47-II.
    ContributionsHalperin, Stephen, coaut, Vanstone, Ray, coaut
    The Physical Object
    PaginationXXI, 541 p.
    Number of Pages541
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27026715M
    ISBN 100123027020
    ISBN 109780123027023
    OCLC/WorldCa629940548

    Connections, Curvature, and Cohomology. Vol. 2: Lie Groups, Principal Bundles, and Characteristic Classes (Pure and Applied Mathematics Series; v. II) by Werner Hildbert Greub, Stephen Halperin, Ray Vanstone, Vyacheslav L. Girko Hardcover, Pages, Published ISBN / ISBN / Pages: I'm not sure either how advanced you'd consider this or how much of your interests it covers, but I recently spent some time referring to Greub, Halperin, and Vanstone's Connections, Curvature, and Cohomology. I'll also put in a second for Wells's Differential Analysis on .

    Connections, curvature, and characteristic classes Series Graduate texts in mathematics, ; Note Textbook for graduates. ISBN () (online) (eBook). Connections, Curvature, And Cohomology. Vol. 2: Lie Groups, Principal Bundles, And Characteristic Classes (pure And Applied Mathematics Series V. ii) by Werner Hildbert Greub / / English / PDF.

    Differential Geometry: Connections, Curvature, And Characteristic Classes Exercises throughout the book test the reader’s understanding of the material and sometimes illustrate extensions of the theory. Initially, the prerequisites for the reader include a passing familiarity with manifolds. A knowledge of de Rham cohomology is. Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. Vol Number 5 (), Review: Werner Greub, Stephen Halperin and Ray Vanstone, Connections, curvature, and cohomology H. SamelsonAuthor: H. Samelson.


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