nLab p-curvature




In Riemannian geometry the term pp-curvature (Labbi 97) refers to a generalization of the scalar curvature.

curvature in Riemannian geometry
Riemann curvature
Ricci curvature
scalar curvature
sectional curvature


In Riemannian geometry

The concept was introduced in

  • Mohammed Labbi, Stability under surgeries of the pp-curvature positivity and manifolds with positive Einstein tensor, Annals of Global Analysis and Geometry, 15 no 4, 299-312 (1997). (pdf)

Further discussion includes

(see also at fivebrane structure).

In algebraic geometry

  • Brian Osserman, Connections, curvature and pp-curvature (pdf)

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