Gauge Fields and Instantons

  • Gregory L. Naber
Part of the Texts in Applied Mathematics book series (TAM, volume 25)


The Im H-valued 1-form ω=Im(q -1 dq 1 + q -2 dq 2) will occupy center stage for much of the remainder of our story. We begin by adopting its two most important properties ((4. and (4.8.11)) as the defining conditions for a connection on a principal bundle.


Modulus Space Gauge Transformation Gauge Field Principal Bundle Gauge Potential 


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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1997

Authors and Affiliations

  • Gregory L. Naber
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  1. 1.Department of Mathematics and StatisticsCalifornia State University, ChicoChicoUSA

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