5 edition of **Differential Geometry and Physics** found in the catalog.

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Published
**December 11, 2006**
by World Scientific Publishing Company
.

Written in English

- Differential & Riemannian geometry,
- Theoretical methods,
- Mathematics,
- Science/Mathematics,
- Geometry - Differential,
- Physics,
- Congresses,
- Geometry, Differential,
- Mathematical Physics

**Edition Notes**

Contributions | Mo-Lin Ge (Editor), Weiping Zhang (Editor) |

The Physical Object | |
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Format | Hardcover |

Number of Pages | 522 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL9198042M |

ISBN 10 | 9812703772 |

ISBN 10 | 9789812703774 |

The fundamental concept underlying the geometry of curves is the arclength of a parametrized curve. Deﬁnition. If ˛WŒa;b!R3 is a parametrized curve, then for any a t b, we deﬁne its arclength from ato tto be s.t/ D Zt a k˛0.u/kdu. That is, the distance a particle travels—the arclength of its trajectory—is the integral of its Size: 1MB. "Geometry and Physics" addresses mathematicians wanting to understand modern physics, and physicists wanting to learn geometry. It gives an introduction to modern quantum field theory and related areas of theoretical high-energy physics from the perspective of Riemannian geometry, and an introduction to modern geometry as needed and utilized in modern : Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg.

provided physics motivations for more elaborate constructions such as ﬁber bundles and connections. Since the late s and early s, differential geometry and the theory of manifolds has developed with breathtaking speed. It has become part of the ba-sic education of any mathematician or theoretical physicist, and with applicationsFile Size: 2MB. An introduction to differential geometry with applications to mechanics and physics. It covers topology and differential calculus in banach spaces; differentiable manifold and mapping submanifolds; tangent vector space; tangent bundle, vector field on manifold, Lie algebra structure, and one-paramet.

Hi, I'm already familiar with differential forms and differential geometry (I used multiple books on differential geometry and I love the dover book that is written by Guggenheimer. Also used one by an Ian Thorpe), and was wondering if anyone knew a good book on it's applications. Preferably not just in the realm of relativity. A book on "elementary differential geometry" will cover the local and global differential geometry of curves and surfaces and is not going to get you very far towards the math required for GR, though it will help with intuition and mathematical maturity.

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In recent years the methods of modern differential geometry have become of considerable importance in theoretical physics and have found application in relativity and cosmology, high-energy physics and field theory, thermodynamics, fluid dynamics and mechanics.

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“This book is the second part of a two-volume series on differential geometry and mathematical physics. The book is addressed to scholars and researchers in differential geometry and mathematical physics, as well as to advanced graduate students who have studied the material covered in the first part of the series.

Differential geometry has encountered numerous applications in physics. More and more physical concepts can be understood as a direct consequence of geometric principles.

The mathematical structure of Maxwell's electrodynamics, of the general theory of relativity, of string theory, and of gauge theories, to name but a few, are of a geometric.

Other books on differential geometry with direct relevance to physics are as follows. Weyl, Raum, Zeit, Materie (, ). Synge/Schild, Tensor calculus (). Lawden, An introduction to tensor calculus, relativity and cosmology (,). Misner/Thorne/Wheeler, Gravitation (). Mechanics in differential geometry by Yves Talpaert (Springer) is a comprehensive and very useful book, both in differential geometry and physics.

Differential Geometry is a very informative book which covers many important topics including nature and purpose of differential geometry, a concept of mapping, coordinates in Euclidean space, vectors in Euclidean space, basic rules of vector calculus in Euclidean space, tangent and normal plane, osculating plane, involutes, and evolutes, Bertrand.

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In the rst chapter, some preliminary de nitions and facts are collected, that will be used later. The classical roots of modern. “The book is the first of two volumes on differential geometry and mathematical physics. The present volume deals with manifolds, Lie groups, symplectic geometry, Hamiltonian systems and Hamilton-Jacobi theory.

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