Natural discrete differential calculus in physics

Abstract : We sharpen a recent observation by Tim Maudlin: differential calculus is a natural language for physics only if additional structure, like the definition of a Hodge dual or a metric, is given; but the discrete version of this calculus provides this additional structure for free.
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Carlo Rovelli, Václav Zatloukal. Natural discrete differential calculus in physics. 2019. ⟨hal-02051474⟩

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