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Schaums Outline of Tensor Calculus (Schaum's Outlines)

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The ideal review for your tensor calculus course

More than 40 million students have trusted Schaum's Outlines for their expert knowledge and helpful solved problems. Written by renowned experts in their respective fields, Schaum's Outlines cover everything from math to science, nursing to language. The main feature for all these books is the solved problems. Step-by-step, authors walk readers through coming up with solutions to exercises in their topic of choice. 300 solved problems Coverage of all course fundamentals Effective problem-solving techniques Complements or supplements the major logic textbooks Supports all the major textbooks for tensor calculus courses

About the Author

David C. Kay, Ph.D. is a professor and chairman of mathematics at the University of North Carolina at Asheville. Formerly he taught in the graduate program at the University of Oklahoma for 17 years. He is the author of more than 30 articles in the areas of distance geometry, convexity theory, and related functional analysis.

Table of Contents

1. The Einstein Summation Convention. 2. Basic Linear Algebra for Tensors. 3. General Tensors. 4. Tensor Operations. 5. Tests for Tensor Character. 6. The Metric Tensor. 7. The Derivative of a Tensor. 8. Further Riemannian Geometry. 9. Riemannian Curvature. 10. Spaces of Zero Curvature. 11. Tensors in Differential Geometry. 12. Tensors in Mechanics. 13. Tensors in Special Relativity. 14. Tensors Without Coordinates. 15. Introduction to Tensor Manifolds.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780071756037
Author:
Kay, David C.
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill
Author:
David, Kay
Subject:
Study Guides
Subject:
Tensor, Curvature, Riemannian, Riemannian Geometry, Zero Curvature, Metric Tensor, Tensor Character, Tensor Operations, General Tensors, Basic Linear Algebra, Einstein Summation Convention, Tensor Calculus, Tensors, Electromagnetic Theory, Theoretical Phy
Subject:
Calculus
Subject:
Tensor, Curvature, Riemannian, Riemannian Geometry, Zero Curvature, Metric Tensor, Tensor Character, Tensor Operations, General Tensors, Basic Linear Algebra, Einstein Summation Convention, Tensor Calculus, Tensors, Electromagnetic Theory, Theoretical Phy
Subject:
Reference-Student Guides
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Revised
Series:
Schaum's Outline Series
Publication Date:
February 2011
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
10.875 x 8.125 in

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