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Complex Numbers in Geometry – Yaglom
In this post, we will see the book Complex Numbers in Geometry by I. M. Yaglom. About the book This book is intended for pupils in the top classes in high schools and for students in mathematics departments of universities … Continue reading
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Tagged circular geometry, circular trasformation, complex numbers, Double Numbers, Dual Numbers, Geometrical Interpretation of Complex Numbers, geometry, Hypercomplex Numbers, Laguerre Transformations, lobachevskian, Lobachevskii Plane, mathematics, Mobius Transformations, noneuclidean, soviet
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In the Search for Beauty – Smilga
In an earlier post we have seen a wonderful book on special relativity titled Relativity and Man by V. Smilga. In that post, it was pointed out another book by this wonderful author titled In theSearch for Beauty, which has … Continue reading
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Tagged bolyai, einstein, euclid, gauss, general relativity, geometry, history of mathematics, lobachevskian, lobachevsky, mathematics, non euclidean geometry
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Little Mathematics Library – Lobachevskian Geometry
We now come to Lobachevskian Geometry by A. S. Smogorzhevsky in the Little Mathematics Library series.As the title of the book suggests the book is about one of the nonEuclidean geometries viz. the one by Lobachevsky. The back cover of … Continue reading
Little Mathematics Library – Stereographic Projection
We now come to another book in the Little Mathematics Library titled Stereographic Projection by B. A. Rosenfeld and N. D. Sergeeva. As the title suggests the book deals with projections on planes. The present booklet is devoted to proofs … Continue reading
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Tagged complex numbers, geometry, inversion, lobachevskian, projection, spherical, stereographic
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