A Visual Introduction to the Fourth Dimension (Rectangular by Chris McMullen

By Chris McMullen

This colourful, visible creation to the fourth measurement presents a transparent clarification of the thoughts and various illustrations. it truly is written with a marginally of character that makes this an enticing learn rather than a dry math textual content. The content material is particularly available, but while particular adequate to meet the pursuits of complicated readers. This publication is dedicated to geometry; there aren't any non secular or spiritual parts to this e-book. might you take pleasure in your trip into the interesting international of the fourth dimension!

Contents:

  • Introduction
  • Chapter zero: what's a Dimension?
  • Chapter 1: Dimensions 0 and One
  • Chapter 2: the second one Dimension
  • Chapter three: 3-dimensional Space
  • Chapter four: A Fourth measurement of Space
  • Chapter five: Tesseracts and Hypercubes
  • Chapter 6: Hypercube Patterns
  • Chapter 7: Planes and Hyperplanes
  • Chapter eight: Tesseracts in Perspective
  • Chapter nine: Rotations in 4D Space
  • Chapter 10: Unfolding a Tesseract
  • Chapter eleven: pass Sections of a Tesseract
  • Chapter 12: residing in a 4D House
  • Further Reading
  • Glossary
  • About the Author

Put in your spacesuit, strap in your safeguard harness, swallow your anti-nausea drugs, and revel in this trip right into a fourth measurement of area! 10D, 9D, 8D, 7D, 6D, 5D, 4D, 3D, 2nd, 1D, 0D. Blast off!

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Lectures On The h-Cobordism Theorem by John Milnor

By John Milnor

These lectures offer scholars and experts with initial and necessary details from college classes and seminars in arithmetic. This set offers new evidence of the h-cobordism theorem that's various from the unique evidence offered by way of S. Smale.

Originally released in 1965.

The Princeton Legacy Library makes use of the newest print-on-demand know-how to back make to be had formerly out-of-print books from the prestigious backlist of Princeton collage Press. those versions shield the unique texts of those vital books whereas featuring them in sturdy paperback and hardcover variations. The target of the Princeton Legacy Library is to enormously elevate entry to the wealthy scholarly historical past present in the millions of books released through Princeton collage Press for the reason that its founding in 1905.

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Fundamental Concepts of Geometry by Bruce E. Meserve

By Bruce E. Meserve

Demonstrates in a transparent and lucid demeanour the relationships among various kinds of geometry. This very popular paintings is a high-quality instructing textual content, particularly worthy in instructor instruction, in addition to delivering a good assessment of the principles and ancient evolution of geometrical ideas. Preface. Index. Bibliography. workouts (no solutions). comprises ninety eight illustrations.

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Fractal Geometry: Mathematical Methods, Algorithms, by Jonathan M Blackledge, A.K. Evans, Visit Amazon's Martin J

By Jonathan M Blackledge, A.K. Evans, Visit Amazon's Martin J Turner Page, search results, Learn about Author Central, Martin J Turner,

Overseas experts from Canada, Denmark, England, Germany, Russia and South Africa specialize in up-to-date-research on fractal geometry and the easiest practices in software program, theoretical mathematical algorithms, and research. They tackle the wealthy panoply of manifold purposes of fractal geometry to be had for examine and study in technology and undefined: i.e., distant sensing, mapping, texture creations, development attractiveness, photograph compression, aeromechanical structures, cryptography and monetary research. Economically priced, this crucial and authoritative reference resource for examine and examine cites over 230 references to the literature, copiously illustrated with over 320 diagrams and images. The publication is released for The Institute of arithmetic and its purposes, co-sponsored with The Institute of Physics and The establishment of electric Engineers.

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Geometry in Ancient and Medieval India by T. A. Saraswati Amma

By T. A. Saraswati Amma

This booklet is a geometric survey of the Sanskrit and Prakrt clinical and quasi-scientific literature and finishing with the early a part of the seventeenth century. The paintings seeks to blow up the speculation that the Indian mathematical genius was once predominantly genius used to be predominantly algebraic and computational and that's eschewed proofs and rationales.

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