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Annals of Global Analysis and Geometry

, Volume 9, Issue 2, pp 177–182 | Cite as

Locally symmetric and ricci-symmetric contact metric manifolds

  • R. Sharma
  • T. Koufogiorgos
Article

Abstract

We have characterized locally symmetric and Ricci-symmetric contact metric manifolds of dimension greater than 3, by assuming certain conditions on the curvature and Ricci curvature along the characteristic vector field of the contact structure.

Keywords

Vector Field Characteristic Vector Group Theory Contact Structure Characteristic Vector Field 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Sharma
    • 1
  • T. Koufogiorgos
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of MathematicsUniversity of New HavenWest HavenUSA
  2. 2.Department of MathematicsMichigan State UniversityEast LansingUSA

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