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Invariant affine connections on Lie groups

Author: H. Turner Laquer
Journal: Trans. Amer. Math. Soc. 331 (1992), 541-551
MSC: Primary 53C05; Secondary 22E30, 53C30
MathSciNet review: 1075384
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Abstract: The space of bi-invariant affine connections is determined for arbitrary compact Lie groups. In particular, there is a surprising new family of such connections on $ SU(n)$.

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Keywords: Affine, connection, invariant, homogeneous principal bundle, Lie group
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