Logo

Flavors of Geometry by Silvio Levy

Large book cover: Flavors of Geometry

Flavors of Geometry
by

Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN/ASIN: 0521629624
ISBN-13: 9780521629621
Number of pages: 208

Description:
This book collects accessible lectures on four geometrically flavored fields of mathematics that have experienced great development in recent years: hyperbolic geometry, dynamics in several complex variables, convex geometry, and volume estimation. Each lecture course start with elementary concepts, proceeds through highlights of the field, and concludes with a taste of advanced material.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(multiple PDF,PS files)

Similar books

Book cover: An Introduction to GeometryAn Introduction to Geometry
by - National University of Singapore
Contents: A Brief History of Greek Mathematics; Basic Results in Book I of the Elements; Triangles; Quadrilaterals; Concurrence; Collinearity; Circles; Using Coordinates; Inversive Geometry; Models and Basic Results of Hyperbolic Geometry.
(6851 views)
Book cover: Projective GeometryProjective Geometry
by
The techniques of projective geometry provide the technical underpinning for perspective drawing and in particular for the modern version of the Renaissance artist, who produces the computer graphics we see every day on the web.
(10733 views)
Book cover: Euclidean Plane and Its RelativesEuclidean Plane and Its Relatives
by
This book is meant to be rigorous, elementary and minimalist. At the same time it includes about the maximum what students can absorb in one semester. It covers Euclidean geometry, Inversive geometry, Non-Euclidean geometry and Additional topics.
(978 views)
Book cover: Modern GeometryModern Geometry
by - University of South Carolina
This course is a study of modern geometry as a logical system based upon postulates and undefined terms. Projective geometry, theorems of Desargues and Pappus, transformation theory, affine geometry, Euclidean, non-Euclidean geometries, topology.
(5498 views)