# American Institute of Mathematical Sciences

December  2015, 7(4): 517-526. doi: 10.3934/jgm.2015.7.517

## Invariant metrics on Lie groups

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Received  January 2015 Revised  August 2015 Published  October 2015

Index formulas for the curvature tensors of an invariant metric on a Lie group are obtained. The results are applied to the problem of characterizing invariant metrics of zero and non-zero constant curvature. Killing vector fields for such metrics are constructed and play an important role in the case of flat metrics.
Citation: Gerard Thompson. Invariant metrics on Lie groups. Journal of Geometric Mechanics, 2015, 7 (4) : 517-526. doi: 10.3934/jgm.2015.7.517
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