Solving for Christoffel Symbol


by tmiddlet
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Jan3-12, 01:48 AM
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I am attempting to solve for the Christoffel Symbol using the metric tensor.

I have gotten this far, but I don't know how to proceed with this equation. Any help would be appreciated!

[tex]-\frac{\partial g_{m'n'}}{\partial x^{p'}} = \Gamma^{mn}_{p'm'n'} g_{mn} + \Gamma^{nm}_{p'm'n'} g_{mn} [/tex]
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