190 books (10 pages) in this category

Temperley-Lieb Recoupling Theory and Invariants of 3-Manifolds (AM-134)

by Kauffman, Louis H.

<p>This book offers a self-contained account of the 3-manifold invariants arising from the original Jones polynomial. These are the Witten-Reshetikhin-Turaev and the Turaev-Viro invariants. Starting from the Kauffman bracket model for the Jones ...

ISBN: 9781400882533

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eBookThe Block Theory of Finite Group Algebras: Volume 2

by Markus Linckelmann

<p>This is a comprehensive introduction to the modular representation theory of finite groups, with an emphasis on block theory. The two volumes take into account classical results and concepts as well as some of the modern developments in the ...

ISBN: 9781108562584

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eBookA Mathematical Exploration beyond the Line

by Alfred S. Posamentier & Robert Geretschläger

<p>The circle has fascinated mathematicians since ancient times. This entertaining book describes in layperson’s terms the many intriguing properties of this fundamental shape. If math has intimidated you, this may be the ideal book to help you ...

ISBN: 9781633881686

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eBookThe Geometric Hopf Invariant and Surgery Theory

by Michael Crabb & Andrew Ranicki

<p>Written by leading experts in the field, this monograph provides homotopy theoretic foundations for surgery theory on higher-dimensional manifolds.</p> <p>Presenting classical ideas in a modern framework, the authors carefully highlight how ...

ISBN: 9783319713069

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eBookThe Mathematical Structure of Classical and Relativistic Physics

A General Classification Diagram

by Enzo Tonti

<p>The theories describing seemingly unrelated areas of physics have surprising analogies that have aroused the curiosity of scientists and motivated efforts to identify reasons for their existence. Comparative study of physical theories has ...

ISBN: 9781461474227

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eBookEverything Connected through (K)nothing

by Jytte Brender McNair, Lynnclaire Dennis & Louis H Kauffman

<p>In this richly illustrated book, the contributors describe the Mereon Matrix, its dynamic geometry and topology. Through the definition of eleven First Principles, it offers a new perspective on dynamic, whole and sustainable systems that may

ISBN: 9789813233577

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eBookThe Statistical Mechanics of Interacting Walks, Polygons, Animals and Vesicles

by E.J. Janse van Rensburg

<p>The self-avoiding walk is a classical model in statistical mechanics, probability theory and mathematical physics. It is also a simple model of polymer entropy which is useful in modelling phase behaviour in polymers. This monograph provides ...

ISBN: 9780191644672

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eBookThe Structure and Stability of Persistence Modules

by Frédéric Chazal, Vin de Silva, Marc Glisse & others

<p>This book is a comprehensive treatment of the theory of persistence modules over the real line. It presents a set of mathematical tools to analyse the structure and to establish the stability of such modules, providing a sound mathematical ...

ISBN: 9783319425450

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eBookby Angus Fletcher

<p>In a bold and boundary defining work, Angus Fletcher clears a space for an intellectual encounter with the shape of human imagining. Joining literature and topology—a branch of mathematics—he maps the ways the imagination’s contours are ...

ISBN: 9780674968868

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eBookAlice in Stretch and Squeezeland

by Robert Gilmore & Marc Lefranc

<p>A highly valued resource for those who wish to move from the introductory and preliminary understandings and the measurement of chaotic behavior to a more sophisticated and precise understanding of chaotic systems. The authors provide a deep ...

ISBN: 9783527639410

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eBookThe Topology of Fibre Bundles. (PMS-14)

by Steenrod, Norman

<p>Fibre bundles, now an integral part of differential geometry, are also of great importance in modern physics--such as in gauge theory. This book, a succinct introduction to the subject by renown mathematician Norman Steenrod, was the first to

ISBN: 9781400883875

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eBookThe Universal Coefficient Theorem and Quantum Field Theory

A Topological Guide for the Duality Seeker

by Andrei-Tudor Patrascu

<p>This thesis describes a new connection between algebraic geometry, topology, number theory and quantum field theory. It offers a pedagogical introduction to algebraic topology, allowing readers to rapidly develop basic skills, and it also ...

ISBN: 9783319461434

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eBookTopics in Critical Point Theory

by Martin Schechter & Kanishka Perera

<p>This book introduces the reader to powerful methods of critical point theory and details successful contemporary approaches to many problems, some of which had proved resistant to attack by older methods. Topics covered include Morse theory, ...

ISBN: 9781139854320

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eBookTopics in Physical Mathematics

by Kishore Marathe

<p>As many readers will know, the 20th century was a time when the fields of mathematics and the sciences were seen as two separate entities. Caused by the rapid growth of the physical sciences and an increasing abstraction in mathematical ...

ISBN: 9781848829398

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eBookTopics in Topological Graph Theory

by Jonathan L. Gross & Thomas W. Tucker

<p>The use of topological ideas to explore various aspects of graph theory, and vice versa, is a fruitful area of research. There are links with other areas of mathematics, such as design theory and geometry, and increasingly with such areas as ...

ISBN: 9781139636834

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eBookby Lefschetz, Solomon

<p>Solomon Lefschetz pioneered the field of topology--the study of the properties of many�sided figures and their ability to deform, twist, and stretch without changing their shape. According to Lefschetz, "If it's just turning the crank,

ISBN: 9781400882335

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eBookby Sergio Macías

<p>This book is a significant companion text to the existing literature on continuum theory. It opens with background information of continuum theory, so often missing from the preceding publications, and then explores the following topics: ...

ISBN: 9783319909028

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eBookby Whyburn, Gordon Thomas

<p>Topological analysis consists of those basic theorems of analysis which are essentially topological in character, developed and proved entirely by topological and pseudotopological methods. The objective of this volume is the promotion, ...

ISBN: 9781400879335

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eBookWith a View Towards Discrete Geometric Analysis

by Toshikazu Sunada

<p>Geometry in ancient Greece is said to have originated in the curiosity of mathematicians about the shapes of crystals, with that curiosity culminating in the classification of regular convex polyhedra addressed in the final volume of Euclid’s

ISBN: 9784431541776

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eBookTopological Data Analysis for Scientific Visualization

by Julien Tierny

<p>Combining theoretical and practical aspects of topology, this book provides a comprehensive and self-contained introduction to topological methods for the analysis and visualization of scientific data.</p> <p>Theoretical concepts are ...

ISBN: 9783319715070

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