Self-dual connection

From Diffgeom
Revision as of 20:08, 18 May 2008 by Vipul (talk | contribs) (1 revision)
(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
Jump to: navigation, search


Let M be a differential manifold and E a vector bundle over M. A connection \nabla on E is termed a self-dual connection or instanton if its Riemann curvature tensor is an eigenvector of the Hodge operator with eigenvalue 1.

Relation with other properties

Weaker properties

Related properties