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A new approach to differential geometry using Clifford's geometric algebra, John Snygg

Label
A new approach to differential geometry using Clifford's geometric algebra
Title
A new approach to differential geometry using Clifford's geometric algebra
Statement of responsibility
John Snygg
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKMGB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Snygg, John
Dewey number
512.57
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA199
LC item number
.S69 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Clifford algebras
  • Geometry, Differential
Label
A new approach to differential geometry using Clifford's geometric algebra, John Snygg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. Clifford algebra in Euclidean 3-space -- 3. Clifford algebra in Minkowski 4-space -- 4. Clifford algebra in flat n-space -- 5. Curved spaces -- 6. The Gauss-Bonnet formula -- 7. Some extrinsic geometry in En[superscript] -- 8.Non-Euclidean (hyperbolic) geometry -- 9. Ruled surfaces continued -- 10. Lines of curvature -- 11. Minimal surfaces -- 12. Some general relativity -- A. A matrix representation of a Clifford algebra -- B. Construction of matrix representations for dirac vectors -- C. A few terms of the Taylor's series for the urdī-copernican model for the outer planets -- D. A few terms of the Taylor's series for Kepler's orbits
Control code
751796165
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 465 pages
Isbn
9780817682828
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011940217
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)751796165
Label
A new approach to differential geometry using Clifford's geometric algebra, John Snygg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. Clifford algebra in Euclidean 3-space -- 3. Clifford algebra in Minkowski 4-space -- 4. Clifford algebra in flat n-space -- 5. Curved spaces -- 6. The Gauss-Bonnet formula -- 7. Some extrinsic geometry in En[superscript] -- 8.Non-Euclidean (hyperbolic) geometry -- 9. Ruled surfaces continued -- 10. Lines of curvature -- 11. Minimal surfaces -- 12. Some general relativity -- A. A matrix representation of a Clifford algebra -- B. Construction of matrix representations for dirac vectors -- C. A few terms of the Taylor's series for the urdī-copernican model for the outer planets -- D. A few terms of the Taylor's series for Kepler's orbits
Control code
751796165
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 465 pages
Isbn
9780817682828
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011940217
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)751796165

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