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By Christian Bär

Providing a scientific creation to differential characters as brought by way of Cheeger and Simons, this article describes very important recommendations reminiscent of fiber integration, larger dimensional holonomy, transgression, and the product constitution in a geometrical demeanour. Differential characters shape a version of what's these days known as differential cohomology, that is the mathematical constitution at the back of the better gauge theories in physics.

 

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