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Idea

A conformal mapping is a mapping which preserves angles infinitesimally. A conformal structure on a manifold is the structure of a Riemannian metric modulo rescalings of the metric tensor by some real valued function on the manifold.

References

• David Gu, Conformal structure, slides (pdf)

Revised on June 28, 2011 11:51:45 by Zoran Škoda (161.53.130.104)