Craig, Homer V. Department of Mathematics, University of Texas, Austin, Texas.
Last reviewed:August 2020
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A set of special, linear, first-order partial differential equations involving the coordinate variables x of an N-dimensional riemannian space, the metric tensor gab of this space, and a vector whose components Va, Va (Va = gab Vb) are functions of x. Specifically, it is given by either Eq. (1) or Eq. (2).
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