Description - Topology and Geometry for Physicists by Charles Nash
Written by physicists for physics students, this text introduces geometrical and topological methods in theoretical physics and applied mathematics. It assumes no detailed background in topology or geometry, and it emphasizes physical motivations. Topics include differential forms, homotopy, homology, cohomology, fiber bundles, connection and covariant derivatives, and Morse theory. "Thoroughly recommended." - Physics Bulletin. 1983 edition.
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Author Biography - Charles Nash
Charles Nash is a Professor of Mathematics at the National University of Ireland. His main research interests are quantum field theory and differential topology.Siddhartha Sen is Professor Emeritus in Applied Mathematics at the University College of Dublin.