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A sampler of Riemann-Finsler geometry

Author: David Dai-Wai Bao
Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2004.
Series: Mathematical Sciences Research Institute publications, 50.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book presents an expository account of seven important topics in Riemann-Finsler geometry, which have recently undergone significant development but have not had a detailed pedagogical treatment elsewhere. Each article will open the door to an active area of research and is suitable for a special topics course in graduate-level differential geometry."--Jacket.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Dai-Wai Bao
ISBN: 0521831814 9780521831819
OCLC Number: 56096625
Description: xii, 363 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Volumes on normed and Finsler spaces / J.C. Alvarez Paiva and A.C. Thompson --
Anisotropic and crystalline mean curvature flow / Giovanni Bellettini --
Finsler geometry on complex vector bundles / Tadashi Aikou --
Finsler geometry of holomorphic jet bundles / Karen Chandler and Pit-Mann Wong --
Ricci and flag curvatures in Finsler geometry / David Bao and Colleen Robles --
Nonreversible Finsler metrics of positive flag curvature / Hans-Bert Rademacher --
Landsberg curvature, S-curvature and Riemann curvature / Zhongmin Shen.
Series Title: Mathematical Sciences Research Institute publications, 50.
Responsibility: edited by David Bao [and others].
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