Infinitesimal conjugacies and Weil-Petersson metric
Annales de l'Institut Fourier, Volume 43 (1993) no. 1, pp. 279-299.

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.

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.

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Fathi, Albert; Flaminio, L. Infinitesimal conjugacies and Weil-Petersson metric. Annales de l'Institut Fourier, Volume 43 (1993) no. 1, pp. 279-299. doi : 10.5802/aif.1331.

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