• Sign In
  • Help
  • My Basket0
Complex Analysis and Geometry - University Series in Mathematics (Hardback)
  • Complex Analysis and Geometry - University Series in Mathematics (Hardback)
zoom

Complex Analysis and Geometry - University Series in Mathematics (Hardback)

(editor), (editor)
£142.50
Hardback 412 Pages / Published: 28/02/1993
  • We can order this

Usually despatched within 3 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket

Check Marketplace availability

When we studied complex variables in the late 1960s, modem geometry on the complex fie1d and complex function theory were identified in teaching and research as several complex variables. A beginner in the field at that time would have the experience of jumping from the sheaf-theoretical methods employed in the theory of analytic spaces to the P.D.E. methods of the a- problem, with the c1ear understanding that the phenomena lying behind such different methods and problems were the same. A few years later, new important discoveries made c1ear that complex differential geometry was also in the same company. Looking at the historical development of the subject in the first half of the twentieth century shows this was not astonishing. The origin of the theory of functions of several complex variables was tardier than the familiar of analytic functions of one complex variable. The first comprehensive theory textbook by Behnke and Thullen, in the 1930s, expounded the foundations ofthe general theory as set up by Weierstrass, Cousin, Hartogs, and Poincare and c1early put in evidence that the difficulties were all but solved. In aseries of papers from 1936 to 1953, Oka introduced a brilliant collection of new ideas and systematically eliminated aU difficulties. Oka's work had in itse1f a fruitful seed and contained the premises for the opening of wider horizons.

Publisher: Springer Science+Business Media
ISBN: 9780306441790
Number of pages: 412
Weight: 1700 g
Dimensions: 235 x 155 x 38 mm
Edition: 1993 ed.

You may also be interested in...

Trigonometry Workbook for Dummies (R)
Added to basket
The King of Infinite Space
Added to basket
Maths for Science
Added to basket
£34.99
Paperback
Ruler and Compass
Added to basket
£5.99
Paperback
Euclid's Elements
Added to basket
£31.99
Hardback
Fractals: A Very Short Introduction
Added to basket
Symmetry: A Very Short Introduction
Added to basket
Algebraic Topology
Added to basket
£29.99
Paperback
Euclid's Elements
Added to basket
£21.99
Paperback
Mathematical Origami
Added to basket
Drawing Geometry
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
Islamic Design
Added to basket
£5.99
Paperback
Euclid's Window
Added to basket
Groups, Graphs and Trees
Added to basket

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.