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Communications in Mathematical Physics

, Volume 174, Issue 3, pp 457–475 | Cite as

Wave equations onq-Minkowski space

  • U. Meyer
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Abstract

We give a systematic account of a “component approach” to the algebra of forms onq-Minkowski space, introducing the corresponding exterior derivative, Hodge star operator, coderivative, Laplace-Beltrami operator and Lie-derivative. Using this (braided) differential geometry, we then give a detailed exposition of theq-d'Alembert andq-Maxwell equation and discuss some of their non-trivial properties, such as for instance, plane wave solutions. For theq-Maxwell field, we also give aq-spinor analysis of theq-field strength tensor.

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Neural Network Statistical Physic Complex System Nonlinear Dynamics Plane Wave 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • U. Meyer
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  1. 1.D.A.M.T.P.University of CambridgeCambridgeUK

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