Transformation Groups in Differential Geometry

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Our emphasis lies on the development and application of intersection theoretic methods for the calculation of various interesting topological invariants. It is - as with other standard examples, such as the cylindrical coordinates, the elliptic coordinates, etc. - To curvilinear orthogonal coordinates (see also: Curvilinear coordinates). A Finsler metric is a much more general structure than a Riemannian metric.

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