Annals of Global Analysis and Geometry

, Volume 10, Issue 3, pp 263–273 | Cite as

Harmonic spinors on Riemann surfaces

  • Christian Bär
  • Paul Schmutz


We calculate the dimension of the space of harmonic spinors on hyperelliptic Riemann surfaces for all spin structures. Furthermore, we present non-hype relliptic examples of genus 4 and 6 on which the maximal possible number of linearly independent harmonic spinors is achieved.

Key words

Compact Riemann surfaces hyperelliptic Riemann surfaces harmonic spinors Dirac operator 

MSC 1991



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Authors and Affiliations

  • Christian Bär
    • 1
  • Paul Schmutz
    • 2
  1. 1.Mathematisches InstitutUniversität BonnBonn 1Germany
  2. 2.EPFL-DMALausanneSwitzerland

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