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Geometry of Riemannian spaces

by Elie Cartan

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Published by Math Sci Press in Brookline, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geometry, Riemannian.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Elie Cartan ; translated by James Glazebrook ; notes and appendices by R. Hermann.
    SeriesLie groups ;, v. 13
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQA649 .C313 1983
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 506 p. :
    Number of Pages506
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3169847M
    ISBN 100915692341
    LC Control Number83011982

    Download This book provides an introduction to Riemannian geometry, the geometry of curved spaces, for use in a graduate course. Requiring only an understanding of differentiable manifolds, the author covers the introductory ideas of Riemannian geometry followed by a selection of more specialized topics. This chapter introduces the basic notions of differential geometry. The first section studies topological manifolds of dimension n, which is the rigorous mathematical concept corresponding to the intuitive notion of “continuous n-dimensional spaces”. Several examples are studied, partic-ularly in dimension 2 (surfaces).File Size: 2MB.

    This book studies certain spaces of Riemannian metrics on both compact and non-compact manifolds. These spaces are defined by various sign-based curvature conditions, with special attention paid to positive scalar curvature and non-negative sectional curvature, though we also consider positive.   The series is devoted to the publication of monographs and high-level textbooks in mathematics, mathematical methods and their applications. Apart from covering important areas of current interest, a major aim is to make topics of an interdisciplinary nature accessible to the non-specialist. The works in this series are addressed to advanced students and researchers .

      The objective of this graduate textbook is twofold: to give a detailed exposition of basic notions and techniques used in the theory of length spaces, and, more generally, to offer an elementary introduction into a broad variety of geometrical topics related to the notion of distance, including Riemannian and Carnot-Carathéodory metrics, the.   This book introduces readers to the living topics of Riemannian Geometry and details the main results known to date. The results are stated without detailed proofs but the main ideas involved are described, affording the reader a sweeping panoramic view of almost the entirety of the : Marcel Berger.


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