Logo

An Introduction to Gaussian Geometry

Small book cover: An Introduction to Gaussian Geometry

An Introduction to Gaussian Geometry
by

Publisher: Lund University
Number of pages: 75

Description:
The purpose of these notes is to introduce the beautiful theory of Gaussian geometry i.e. the theory of curves and surfaces in three dimensional Euclidean space. The text is written for students with a good understanding of linear algebra, real analysis of several variables, and basic knowledge of the classical theory of ordinary differential equations and some topology.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(370KB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: Functional Differential GeometryFunctional Differential Geometry
by - MIT
Differential geometry is deceptively simple. It is surprisingly easy to get the right answer with informal symbol manipulation. We use computer programs to communicate a precise understanding of the computations in differential geometry.
(6907 views)
Book cover: A Geometric Approach to Differential FormsA Geometric Approach to Differential Forms
by - arXiv
This is a textbook on differential forms. The primary target audience is sophomore level undergraduates enrolled in a course in vector calculus. Later chapters will be of interest to advanced undergraduate and beginning graduate students.
(9302 views)
Book cover: Ricci Flow and the Poincare ConjectureRicci Flow and the Poincare Conjecture
by - American Mathematical Society
This book provides full details of a complete proof of the Poincare Conjecture following Grigory Perelman's preprints. The book is suitable for all mathematicians from advanced graduate students to specialists in geometry and topology.
(7685 views)
Book cover: Synthetic Geometry of ManifoldsSynthetic Geometry of Manifolds
by - University of Aarhus
This textbook can be used as a non-technical and geometric gateway to many aspects of differential geometry. The audience of the book is anybody with a reasonable mathematical maturity, who wants to learn some differential geometry.
(6122 views)