Foundations of Physics Letters

, Volume 5, Issue 3, pp 221–248 | Cite as

Finsler-spacetime tangent bundle

  • Howard E. Brandt
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Abstract

The Levi-Civita connection coefficients of the spacetime tangent bundle, for the case of a Finsler spacetime, are reduced to the form given by Yano and Davies for a generic tangent bundle of a Finsler manifold. A useful expression is also obtained for the Riemann curvature scalar of a Finsler-spacetime tangent bundle.

Key words

quantum gravity general relativity spacetime tangent bundle Finsler spacetime maximal proper acceleration differential geometry 

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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • Howard E. Brandt
    • 1
  1. 1.Harry Diamond LaboratoriesAdelphiUSA

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