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Intensive study of the theory and geometrical applications of continuous groups of transformations provides extended discussions of tensor analysis, Riemannian geometry and its generalizations, and the applications of the theory of continuous groups to modern physics. Contents: 1. The Fundamental Theorems. 2. Properties of Groups. Differential Equations. 3. Invariant Sub-Groups. 4. The Adjoint Group. 5. Geometrical Properties. 6. Contact Transformations. Bibliography. Index. Unabridged republication of the 1933 first edition.
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Luther Pfahler Eisenhart (13 January 1876 – 28 October 1965) was an American mathematician, best known today for his contributions to semi-Riemannian geometry.
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