info prev up next book cdrom email home

Cotangent Bundle

The cotangent bundle of a Manifold is similar to the Tangent Bundle, except that it is the set $(x,f)$ where $x\in M$ and $f$ is a dual vector in the Tangent Space to $x\in M$. The cotangent bundle is denoted $T^*M$.

See also Tangent Bundle

© 1996-9 Eric W. Weisstein