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|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Jerry L Kazdan; Conference Board of the Mathematical Sciences.
|Notes:||"Expository lectures from the CBMS regional conference held at the Polytechnic Institute of New York, January 6-10, 1984."|
|Description:||vii, 55 pages ; 26 cm.|
|Contents:||I. Gaussian Curvature Surfaces in $R^3$ Prescribing the curvature form on a surface Prescribing the Gaussian curvature on a surface; (a) Compact surfaces; (b) Noncompact surfaces; II. Scalar Curvature Topological obstructions Pointwise conformal deformations and the Yamabe problem; (a) $M^n$ compact; (b) $M^n$ noncompact Prescribing scalar curvature Cauchy-Riemann manifold; III. Ricci Curvature Local solvability of Ric$(g)=R_ij$ Local smoothness of metrics Global topological obstructions Uniqueness, nonexistence Einstein metrics on 3-manifolds Kaahler manifolds; (a) Kahler geometry; (b) Calabi's problem and Kahler-Einstein metrics; (c) Another variational problem; IV. Boundary Value Problems Surfaces with constant mean curvature; (a) Rellich's problem Some other boundary value problems; (a) Graphs with prescribed mean curvature; (b) Graphs with prescribed Gauss curvature The $C^2+\alpha$ estimate at the boundary Some Open Problems.|
|Series Title:||Regional conference series in mathematics, no. 57.|
|Responsibility:||by Jerry L. Kazdan.|