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General investigations of curved surfaces.

Carl Friedrich Gauss

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Published
**1965**
by Raven Press in Hewlett, N.Y
.

Written in English

- Surfaces

**Edition Notes**

Statement | Translated from the Latin and German by Adam Hiltebeitel and James Morehead. Introd. by Richard Courant. |

Series | The Raven series in higher mathematics |

Contributions | Gauss, Carl Friedrich, 1777-1855. |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QA641 .G273 1965 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | 119 p. |

Number of Pages | 119 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL5938008M |

LC Control Number | 65006415 |

OCLC/WorldCa | 1370971 |

In this self-contained geometry text, the author describes the main results of convex surface theory, providing all definitions and precise theorems. The first half focuses on extrinsic geometry and applications of the Brunn-Minkowski theory. The second part examines intrinsic geometry and the realization of intrinsic metrics. edition. Differential geometry is a mathematical discipline that uses the techniques of differential calculus, integral calculus, linear algebra and multilinear algebra to study problems in theory of plane and space curves and surfaces in the three-dimensional Euclidean space formed the basis for development of differential geometry during the 18th century and the 19th century.

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Gauss's Theorema Egregium (Latin for "Remarkable Theorem") is a major result of differential geometry proved by Carl Friedrich Gauss that concerns the curvature of surfaces. The theorem is that Gaussian curvature can be determined entirely by measuring angles, distances and their rates on a surface, without reference to the particular manner in which the surface is . Peter Pesic is a writer, pianist, and educator. He is director of the Science Institute at St. John's College in Santa Fe, New Mexico, where he is also Musician-in-Residence and Tutor Emeritus. His six books, seven editions, and sixty papers consider questions in the history and philosophy of science, music, and ideas.

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