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Classical aspects of Yang-Mills theories

  • Basilis C. Xanthopoulos
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 205)

Abstract

The Yang- Mills equations, their symmetries, the physical quantities of their solutions, the characterization of different classes of solutions, and the similarities between the Yang- Mills and the Einstein equations are reviewed in an introductory level.

Keywords

Gauge Group Gauge Transformation Yang Mills Theory Bianchi Identity Topological Charge 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Basilis C. Xanthopoulos
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PhysicsUniversity of CreteIraklionGreece

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