The approach of formal differential geometry to the topological invariants which can be localized is developed. The universal space and universal characteristic forms are constructed. They give rise to primary and secondary characteristic forms.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||18|
|Journal||Communications in Mathematical Physics|
|State||Published - May 1992|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Statistical and Nonlinear Physics
- Mathematical Physics