General Relativity and Gravitation

, Volume 11, Issue 6, pp 419–425 | Cite as

Yano vector fields and conformally related spaces

  • P. Spindel
Research Articles


We discuss some geometrical properties of Killing forms of order three and exhibit a procedure for constructing spaces admitting such tensors. As an example we prove that all conformally flat spaces admitting such a tensor are related to spaces of constant curvature.


Vector Field Geometrical Property Differential Geometry Constant Curvature Related Space 
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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • P. Spindel
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  1. 1.Department of Applied MathematicsUniversity of WaterlooWaterlooCanada

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