Fathi, Albert; Flaminio, L.
Infinitesimal conjugacies and Weil-Petersson metric
Annales de l'institut Fourier, Tome 43 (1993) no. 1 , p. 279-299
Zbl 0769.58005 | MR 94c:58149
doi : 10.5802/aif.1331
URL stable : http://www.numdam.org/item?id=AIF_1993__43_1_279_0

Nous étudions les déformations de variétés riemanniennes compactes à courbure strictement négative. Nous établissons une équation pour la conjugaison infinitésimale entre les flots géodésiques, ce qui nous permet de donner des dérivées de l’intersection de métriques. Nous obtenons une nouvelle démonstration d’un théorème de Wolpert.
We study deformations of compact Riemannian manifolds of negative curvature. We give an equation for the infinitesimal conjugacy between geodesic flows. This in turn allows us to compute derivatives of intersection of metrics. As a consequence we obtain a proof of a theorem of Wolpert.


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