By Thomas F. Banchoff,Stephen T. Lovett
Students and professors of an undergraduate direction in differential geometry will savour the transparent exposition and accomplished workouts during this booklet that makes a speciality of the geometric houses of curves and surfaces, one- and two-dimensional gadgets in Euclidean area. the issues often relate to questions of neighborhood homes (the homes saw at some degree at the curve or floor) or worldwide homes (the houses of the thing as a whole). a number of the extra attention-grabbing theorems discover relationships among neighborhood and worldwide properties.
A specified function is the provision of accompanying on-line interactive java applets coordinated with each one part. The applets permit scholars to enquire and control curves and surfaces to enhance instinct and to assist research geometric phenomena.
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Differential Geometry of Curves and Surfaces by Thomas F. Banchoff,Stephen T. Lovett