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The Resource Generalized curvatures, Jean-Marie Morvan, (electronic book)

Generalized curvatures, Jean-Marie Morvan, (electronic book)

Label
Generalized curvatures
Title
Generalized curvatures
Statement of responsibility
Jean-Marie Morvan
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The intent of this book is to set the modern foundations of the theory of generalized curvature measures. This subject has a long history, beginning with J. Steiner, H. Weyl, H. Federer, P. Wintgen, and continues today with young and brilliant mathematicians
Member of
Cataloging source
GW5XE
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Morvan, J.-M
Dewey number
516.3/62
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA639.5
LC item number
.M66 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Geometry and computing
Series volume
2
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  • Convex geometry
  • Discrete geometry
  • Curvature
Label
Generalized curvatures, Jean-Marie Morvan, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-264) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction; Motivation: Curves; Motivation: Surfaces; Distance and Projection; Elements of Measure Theory; Polyhedra; Convex Subsets; Differential Forms and Densities on E N; Measures on Manifolds; Background on Riemannian Geometry; Riemannian Submanifolds; Currents; Approximation of the Volume; Approximation of the Length of Curves; Approximation of the Area of Surfaces; The Steiner Formula for Convex Subsets; Tubes Formula; Subsets of Positive Reach; Invariant Forms; The Normal Cycle; Curvature Measures of Geometric Sets; Second Fundamental Measure; Curvature Measures in E2
Control code
SPR272306801
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 266 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783540737926
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Generalized curvatures, Jean-Marie Morvan, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-264) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction; Motivation: Curves; Motivation: Surfaces; Distance and Projection; Elements of Measure Theory; Polyhedra; Convex Subsets; Differential Forms and Densities on E N; Measures on Manifolds; Background on Riemannian Geometry; Riemannian Submanifolds; Currents; Approximation of the Volume; Approximation of the Length of Curves; Approximation of the Area of Surfaces; The Steiner Formula for Convex Subsets; Tubes Formula; Subsets of Positive Reach; Invariant Forms; The Normal Cycle; Curvature Measures of Geometric Sets; Second Fundamental Measure; Curvature Measures in E2
Control code
SPR272306801
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 266 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783540737926
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Specific material designation
remote

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