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I Why do those two terms add here?

  1. Nov 30, 2015 #1
    In complex manifold, one writes


    My question is why is there a "2" in the first term? Looks like two terms added up there but how come?
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  3. Nov 30, 2015 #2


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    When it comes to metrics, I only know about real manifolds, but I would guess that the first term is a simplification of


    I don't know if that's equivalent to what's written, as I don't know the notation for complex metrics.
  4. Dec 1, 2015 #3
    I maybe should then move this post to another section @andrewkirk
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