Elementare Differentialgeometrie (De Gruyter Studium) by Christian Bär

By Christian Bär

Dieses Lehrbuch bietet eine Einführung in die Differentialgeometrie von Kurven und Flächen. Es ist in der vorliegenden dritten, überarbeiteten Auflage um Lösungshinweise sowie Anwendungen in der Kartografie erweitert. Themen sind u. a. euklidische Geometrie, Kurventheorie, Flächentheorie, Krümmungsbegriffe, Minimalflächen, Riemannsche Geometrie und der Satz von Gauß-Bonnet.

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Topological Dimension and Dynamical Systems (Universitext) by Michel Coornaert

By Michel Coornaert

Translated from the preferred French variation, the aim of the ebook is to supply a self-contained creation to intend topological measurement, an invariant of dynamical structures brought in 1999 by means of Misha Gromov. The ebook examines how this invariant used to be effectively utilized by Elon Lindenstrauss and Benjamin Weiss to reply to a long-standing open query approximately embeddings of minimum dynamical platforms into shifts.

A huge variety of revisions and additions were made to the unique textual content. bankruptcy five comprises a completely new part dedicated to the Sorgenfrey line. chapters have additionally been further: bankruptcy nine on amenable teams and bankruptcy 10 on suggest topological measurement for non-stop activities of countable amenable teams. those new chapters include fabric that experience by no means earlier than seemed in textbook shape. The bankruptcy on amenable teams is predicated on Følner’s characterization of amenability and should be learn independently from the remainder of the book.

Although the contents of this e-book lead on to a number of lively parts of present learn in arithmetic and mathematical physics, the must haves wanted for studying it stay modest; basically a few familiarities with undergraduate point-set topology and, in an effort to entry the ultimate chapters, a few acquaintance with easy notions in workforce conception. Topological measurement and Dynamical Systems is meant for graduate scholars, in addition to researchers drawn to topology and dynamical platforms. a number of the issues taken care of within the ebook at once result in learn parts that stay to be explored.

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Braids and Coverings: Selected Topics (London Mathematical by Vagn Lundsgaard Hansen

By Vagn Lundsgaard Hansen

This ebook is predicated on a graduate direction taught by means of the writer on the collage of Maryland, united states. The lecture notes were revised and augmented by means of examples. The paintings falls into strands. the 1st chapters increase the effortless conception of Artin Braid teams either geometrically and through homotopy concept, and speak about the hyperlink among knot idea and the combinatorics of braid teams via Markov's Theorem. the ultimate chapters provide an in depth research of polynomial protecting maps, that could be considered as a homomorphism of the elemental team of the bottom house into the Artin braid staff on n strings. This ebook might be of curiosity to either topologists and algebraists operating in braid theory.

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Riemannian Geometry of Contact and Symplectic Manifolds by David E. Blair

By David E. Blair

This moment version, divided into fourteen chapters, offers a accomplished therapy of touch and symplectic manifolds from the Riemannian viewpoint. The monograph examines the fundamental principles intimately and offers many illustrative examples for the reader.

Riemannian Geometry of touch and Symplectic Manifolds, moment Edition presents new fabric in so much chapters, yet a specific emphasis is still on touch manifolds. Researchers, mathematicians, and graduate scholars in touch and symplectic manifold conception and in Riemannian geometry will make the most of this paintings. A simple direction in Riemannian geometry is a prerequisite.

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Foliations and the Geometry of 3-Manifolds (Oxford by Danny Calegari

By Danny Calegari

This specific reference, geared toward learn topologists, provides an exposition of the 'pseudo-Anosov' thought of foliations of 3-manifolds. This conception generalizes Thurston's idea of floor automorphisms and divulges an intimate connection among dynamics, geometry and topology in three dimensions. major topics back to during the textual content contain the significance of geometry, particularly the hyperbolic geometry of surfaces, the significance of monotonicity, particularly in 1-dimensional and co-dimensional dynamics, and combinatorial approximation, utilizing finite combinatorical gadgets comparable to train-tracks, branched surfaces and hierarchies to hold extra complex non-stop objects.

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Automorphisms and Equivalence Relations in Topological by David B. Ellis,Robert Ellis

By David B. Ellis,Robert Ellis

targeting the function that automorphisms and equivalence family play within the algebraic thought of minimum units offers an unique therapy of a few key points of summary topological dynamics. Such an procedure is gifted during this lucid and self-contained booklet, resulting in less complicated proofs of classical effects, in addition to supplying motivation for extra learn. minimum flows on compact Hausdorff areas are studied as icers at the common minimum stream M. the crowd of the icer representing a minimum move is outlined as a subgroup of the automorphism team G of M, and icers are developed explicitly as relative items utilizing subgroups of G. Many classical effects are then acquired by way of studying the constitution of the icers on M, together with an explanation of the Furstenberg constitution theorem for distal extensions. This publication is designed as either a consultant for graduate scholars, and a resource of fascinating new rules for researchers.

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Homogeneous Finsler Spaces (Springer Monographs in by Shaoqiang Deng

By Shaoqiang Deng

Homogeneous Finsler areas is the 1st booklet to stress the connection among Lie teams and Finsler geometry, and the 1st to teach the validity in utilizing Lie conception for the research of Finsler geometry difficulties. This publication includes a sequence of latest effects bought through the writer and collaborators over the past decade. the subject of Finsler geometry has constructed speedily in recent times. one of many major purposes for its surge in improvement is its use in lots of medical fields, resembling basic relativity, mathematical biology, and phycology (study of algae).

 This monograph introduces the newest advancements within the research of Lie teams and homogeneous Finsler areas,  leading the reader to instructions for additional improvement. The e-book includes many fascinating effects corresponding to a Finslerian model of  the Myers-Steenrod Theorem, the life theorem for invariant non-Riemannian Finsler metrics on coset areas, the Berwaldian characterization of worldwide symmetric Finsler areas, the development of examples of reversible non-Berwaldian Finsler areas with vanishing S-curvature, and a type of homogeneous Randers areas with isotropic S-curvature and confident flag curvature. Readers with a few historical past in Lie idea or differential geometry can quick commence learning difficulties pertaining to Lie teams and Finsler geometry.​

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Space, Number, and Geometry from Helmholtz to Cassirer by Francesca Biagioli

By Francesca Biagioli

This publication deals a reconstruction of the talk on non-Euclidean geometry in neo-Kantianism among the second one 1/2 the 19th century and the 1st a long time of the 20 th century. Kant famously characterised area and time as a priori types of intuitions, which lie on the beginning of mathematical wisdom. The good fortune of his philosophical account of area used to be due now not least to the truth that Euclidean geometry used to be generally thought of to be a version of sure bet at his time. despite the fact that, such later medical advancements as non-Euclidean geometries and Einstein’s normal concept of relativity known as into query the knowledge of Euclidean geometry and posed the matter of reconsidering house as an open query for empirical learn. The transformation of the idea that of house from a resource of information to an item of analysis should be traced again to a convention, along with such mathematicians as Carl Friedrich Gauss, Bernhard Riemann, Richard Dedekind, Felix Klein, and Henri Poincaré, and which unearths considered one of its clearest expressions in Hermann von Helmholtz’s epistemological works. even if Helmholtz formulated compelling objections to Kant, the writer reconsiders diverse options for a philosophical account of an analogous transformation from a neo-Kantian viewpoint, and particularly Hermann Cohen’s account of the aprioricity of arithmetic when it comes to applicability and Ernst Cassirer’s reformulation of the a priori of area by way of a method of hypotheses. This publication is perfect for college students, students and researchers who desire to increase their wisdom of non-Euclidean geometry or neo-Kantianism.

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Riemann Surfaces (Oxford Graduate Texts in Mathematics) by Simon Donaldson

By Simon Donaldson

the speculation of Riemann surfaces occupies a truly specific position in arithmetic. it's a end result of a lot of conventional calculus, making astonishing connections with geometry and mathematics. it truly is a really beneficial a part of arithmetic, wisdom of that is wanted by means of experts in lots of different fields. It offers a version for a lot of more moderen advancements in parts together with manifold topology, international research, algebraic geometry, Riemannian geometry, and
diverse issues in mathematical physics.

This graduate textual content on Riemann floor thought proves the basic analytical effects at the lifestyles of meromorphic capabilities and the Uniformisation Theorem. The method taken emphasises PDE tools, acceptable extra normally in international research. the relationship with geometric topology, and specifically the position of the mapping type workforce, can be defined. To this finish, a few extra subtle subject matters were integrated, in comparison with conventional texts at this point. whereas the remedy is
novel, the roots of the topic in conventional calculus and intricate research are stored good in mind.

Part I units up the interaction among complicated research and topology, with the latter taken care of informally. half II works as a speedy first path in Riemann floor thought, together with elliptic curves. The middle of the ebook is contained partly III, the place the basic analytical effects are proved. Following this part, the rest of the textual content illustrates a variety of elements of the extra complicated theory.

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Lineare Algebra (Springer-Lehrbuch) (German Edition) by Siegfried Bosch

By Siegfried Bosch

Dieses bewährte Lehrbuch, das nun in einer fünften Auflage vorliegt, bietet eine systematische Einführung in die Lineare Algebra, ein Gebiet, das für nahezu alle Bereiche der Mathematik von Bedeutung ist. Der textual content entspricht in seinem Umfang einer zweisemestrigen Anfängervorlesung, so wie sie heute an vielen Universitäten üblich ist. Besonderer Wert wird auf eine sorgfältige Entwicklung der Begriffsbildungen der Linearen Algebra gelegt, wobei jedes Kapitel mit einer Darlegung der zugehörigen motivierenden geometrischen Ideen beginnt.

Eine Vielzahl von speziell abgestimmten Übungsaufgaben rundet die einzelnen Themen ab. Neu entwickelt wurde ein Aufgabentraining, welches allgemeine Grundsätze zum Lösen von Übungsaufgaben vorstellt und die zugehörigen Lösungsstrategien diskutiert. Für eine Auswahl an Aufgaben werden hierbei die kompletten Lösungen erarbeitet.

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