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Classroom Tips and Techniques: Tensor Calculus with the Differential Geometry Package

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: Maplesoft AuthorDr. Robert Lopez
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This article is an overview for implementing tensor calculus in the Tensor subpackage of the DifferentialGeometry package. Our goal is to show how to enter covariant and contravariant tensors, compute their covariant derivatives, obtain the equations of parallel transport and of geodesics, and compute the basic tensors of general relativity.

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Publish Date: September 09, 2009
Created In: Maple 13
Language: English

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