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A panoramic view of Riemannian geometry

Author: Marcel Berger
Publisher: Berlin ; New York : Springer, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this work the author introduces the main topics of Riemannian geometry. Since a Riemannian manifold is a subtle object, appealing to highly non-natural concepts, the first three chapters introduce  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Marcel Berger
ISBN: 3540653171 9783540653172
OCLC Number: 52714493
Description: xxiii, 824 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Euclidean geometry --
Transition --
Surfaces from GauB to today --
Riemann's blueprints --
A one page panorama --
Metric geometry and curvature --
Volumes and inequalities on volumes of cycles --
Transition: the next two chapters --
Spectrum of the Laplacian --
Geodesic dynamics --
Best metrics --
From curvatures to topology --
Holonomy groups and Kahler manifolds --
Some other important topics --
The technical chapter.
Responsibility: Marcel Berger.
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