Connection Forms of an Orthonormal Frame Field in the Minkowski Space
Pure and Applied Mathematics Journal
Volume 4, Issue 1-2, January 2015, Pages: 10-13
Received: Oct. 13, 2014; Accepted: Nov. 10, 2014; Published: Jan. 12, 2015
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Keziban Orbay, Amasya University, Faculty of Education, Amasya, Turkey
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Abstract
In this work, connection formulas and forms of an orthonormal frame field in the Minkowski space were introduced and then the variation of connection forms was studied. In addition, the relation between the matrix of connection forms and the transition matrix of an orthonormal basis of tangent space were established, and an example was illustrated.
Keywords
Minkowski Space, One-Form, Connection Forms
To cite this article
Keziban Orbay, Connection Forms of an Orthonormal Frame Field in the Minkowski Space, Pure and Applied Mathematics Journal. Special Issue: Applications of Geometry. Vol. 4, No. 1-2, 2015, pp. 10-13. doi: 10.11648/j.pamj.s.2015040102.13
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