metric tensor


metric tensor
metrinis tenzorius statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. metric tensor; metrical tensor vok. metrischer Tensor, m rus. метрический тензор, m pranc. tenseur métrique, m

Fizikos terminų žodynas : lietuvių, anglų, prancūzų, vokiečių ir rusų kalbomis. – Vilnius : Mokslo ir enciklopedijų leidybos institutas. . 2007.

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