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OBSTRUCTION FOR THE EXISTENCE OF A PARALLEL VOLUME FORM
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OBSTRUCTION FOR THE EXISTENCE OF A PARALLEL VOLUME FORM
Cho, Hee-Kyung; Kim, Dae-Yong; Kim, Hyuk;
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 Abstract
For a manifold with a linear connection, we find an obstruction class to have a volume form parallel with respect to its connection which corresponds to the Chern-Simons secondary invariant in the frame bundle of the manifold.
 Keywords
parallel volume form;parallel volume obstruction class;
 Language
English
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