Accession Number:

AD0259876

Title:

THE TORSION PONTRYAGIN CLASSES

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Corporate Author:

CALIFORNIA UNIV BERKELEY

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Report Date:

1961-06-30

Pagination or Media Count:

1.0

Abstract:

Torsion Pontryagin classes are expressed in terms of the standard characteristic classes of a real n-plane bundle over a paracompact space. The theorem contains three equivalent expressions for these classes.

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE