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Characteristic Classes

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Part of the Progress in Nonlinear Differential Equations and their Applications book series (PNLDE, volume 18)

Abstract

Let G be a Lie group with Lie algebra g and let P be a principal G-bundle over a manifold M, with projection π: PM. As in the paragraph preceding (6.8), let θ be a connection form in P, with curvature form Ω.

Keywords

Vector Bundle Cohomology Class Normal Bundle Chern Class Curvature Form 
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© Birkhäuser Boston 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Mathematisch InstituutUniversiteit UtrechtUtrechtThe Netherlands

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