Multivariable Calculus and Differential Geometry

Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
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This book offers an introduction to differential geometry for the non-specialist. It includes most of the required material from multivariable calculus, linear algebra, and basic analysis. An intuitive approach and a minimum of prerequisites make it a valuable companion for students of mathematics and physics.

The main focus is on manifolds in Euclidean space and the metric properties they inherit from it. Among the topics discussed are curvature and how it affects the shape of space, and the generalization of the fundamental theorem of calculus known as Stokes' theorem.

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Gerard Walschap, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK, USA.

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Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
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Jul 1, 2015
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Mathematics / General
Mathematics / Geometry / Analytic
Mathematics / Geometry / Differential
Mathematics / Geometry / General
Mathematics / Mathematical Analysis
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