The commutation formulae in a finsler space. I

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The commutation formulae in Finsler space have been established here on the principle of mathematical induction. Various forms of the results involving partial derivatives with respect to directional arguments and various types of covariant derivatives have been obtained.


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Mishra, R.B. The commutation formulae in a finsler space. I. Annali di Matematica 75, 363–370 (1967).

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  • Partial Derivative
  • Covariant Derivative
  • Mathematical Induction
  • Finsler Space
  • Directional Argument