Generalized Newton transformation and its applications to extrinsic geometry

Krzysztof Andrzejewski, Wojciech Kozłowski, Kamil Niedziałomski
2016 Asian Journal of Mathematics  
In this article we introduce a generalization of the Newton transformation to the case of a system of endomorphisms. We show that it can be used in the context of extrinsic geometry of foliations and distributions yielding new integral formulas containing generalized extrinsic curvatures.
doi:10.4310/ajm.2016.v20.n2.a4 fatcat:qf5cv43jibgxnoi2yjmpqadq2m