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Lie derivative

  1. Aug 6, 2007 #1
    what is the physical significance of the lie derivative? What is its purpose in tensor analysis?
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  3. Aug 6, 2007 #2
    A good place to start would be to use the search function or, if you're looking for more precise results, a google search of lie derivative on this site gives you approximately 200 hits.
  4. Aug 6, 2007 #3
    thanks for your help
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