Category: Topology

Protein Geometry, Classification, Topology and Symmetry: A by William R. Taylor, Andras Aszodi

By William R. Taylor, Andras Aszodi

Utilizing a geometrical viewpoint, Protein Geometry, class, Topology, and Symmetry reports and analyzes the structural principals of proteins with the aim of showing the underlying regularities of their building. It additionally experiences machine tools for constitution research and the automated comparability and class of those buildings with an research of the statistical value of evaluating various shapes. Following an research of the present nation of protein type, the authors discover extra summary geometric and topological representations, together with the incidence of knotted topologies. The booklet concludes with a attention of the foundation of higher-level symmetries in protein structure.The authors specialise in easy geometric equipment which are deterministic instead of probabilistic and at the extra summary simplifications of protein constitution that let a greater realizing of the general fold of the constitution. many of the equipment defined during this e-book have corresponding machine courses. those are available (as C resource code) on the ftp website of the department of Mathematical Biology on the nationwide Institute for clinical learn. This choice of principles includes pedagogical fabric that make it perfect for post-graduate classes in addition to new rules and effects crucial for researchers investigating protein constructions.

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Rotations, Quaternions, and Double Groups (Oxford Science by Simon L. Altmann

By Simon L. Altmann

This certain monograph treats finite element teams as subgroups of the complete rotation workforce, offering geometrical and topological tools which permit a distinct definition of the quaternion parameters for all operations. a major function is an user-friendly yet finished dialogue of projective representations and their software to the spinor representations, which yield nice merits in precision and accuracy over the extra classical double workforce procedure. A self-contained remedy, with many solved difficulties to elucidate key issues, this monograph presents a strong software for dealing with rotations and double teams.

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Differential topology, foliations, and group actions by Paul A. Schweitzer, Steven Hurder, Nathan Moreira DOS Santos

By Paul A. Schweitzer, Steven Hurder, Nathan Moreira DOS Santos

This quantity comprises the complaints of the Workshop on Topology held on the Pontifícia Universidade Católica in Rio de Janeiro in January 1992. Bringing jointly approximately one hundred mathematicians from Brazil and world wide, the workshop coated quite a few subject matters in differential and algebraic topology, together with staff activities, foliations, low-dimensional topology, and connections to differential geometry. the most focus was once on foliation conception, yet there has been a full of life alternate on different present subject matters in topology. the amount comprises a superb checklist of open difficulties in foliation learn, ready with the participation of a few of the pinnacle global specialists during this region. additionally offered listed here are surveys on workforce actions---finite staff activities and pressure conception for Anosov actions---as good as an undemanding survey of Thurston's geometric topology in dimensions 2 and three that might be obtainable to complex undergraduates and graduate scholars.

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Notes on Crystalline Cohomology by Pierre Berthelot

By Pierre Berthelot

Written by means of Arthur Ogus at the foundation of notes from Pierre Berthelot's seminar on crystalline cohomology at Princeton college within the spring of 1974, this publication constitutes a casual advent to an important department of algebraic geometry. in particular, it presents the fundamental instruments utilized in the examine of crystalline cohomology of algebraic types in confident characteristic.

Originally released in 1978.

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Topological automorphic forms by Mark Behrens

By Mark Behrens

The authors observe a theorem of J. Lurie to supply cohomology theories linked to convinced Shimura kinds of sort $U(1,n-1)$. those cohomology theories of topological automorphic kinds ($\mathit{TAF}$) are with regards to Shimura forms within the similar method that $\mathit{TMF}$ is expounded to the moduli house of elliptic curves. desk of Contents: $p$-divisible teams; The Honda-Tate type; Tate modules and point constructions; Polarizations; types and involutions; Shimura sorts of variety $U(1,n-1)$; Deformation idea; Topological automorphic kinds; courting to automorphic varieties; tender $G$-spectra; Operation on $\mathit{TAF}$; structures; Hypercohomology of adele teams; $K(n)$-local idea; instance: chromatic point $1$; Bibliography; Index. (MEMO/204/958)

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Geometry, topology and dynamics of character varieties by William Goldman, Caroline Series, Ser Peow Tan

By William Goldman, Caroline Series, Ser Peow Tan

This quantity relies on lectures given on the hugely profitable three-week summer time tuition on Geometry, Topology and Dynamics of personality types held on the nationwide college of Singapore's Institute for Mathematical Sciences in July 2010.

geared toward graduate scholars within the early phases of study, the edited and refereed articles contain an outstanding advent to the topic of this system, a lot of that's in a different way on hand merely in really good texts. themes comprise hyperbolic constructions on surfaces and their degenerations, purposes of ping-pong lemmas in a number of contexts, introductions to Lorenzian and complicated hyperbolic geometry, and illustration sorts of floor teams into PSL(2, R) and different semi-simple Lie teams. This quantity will function an invaluable portal to scholars and researchers in a colourful and multi-faceted region of arithmetic.

Readership: Graduate scholars, researchers and professors in mathematical parts resembling low-dimensional topology, dynamical platforms and hyperbolic geometry

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Best Approximation in Inner Product Spaces by Frank R. Deutsch

By Frank R. Deutsch

This publication developed from notes initially constructed for a graduate direction, "Best Approximation in Normed Linear Spaces," that i started giving at Penn kingdom Uni­ versity greater than 25 years in the past. It quickly grew to become obtrusive. that a few of the scholars who desired to take the direction (including engineers, desktop scientists, and statis­ ticians, in addition to mathematicians) didn't have the mandatory necessities reminiscent of a operating wisdom of Lp-spaces and a few easy practical research. (Today such fabric is usually inside the first-year graduate direction in research. ) to deal with those scholars, I frequently ended up spending approximately part the path on those must haves, and the final part used to be dedicated to the "best approximation" half. I did this once or twice and decided that it used to be no longer passable: an excessive amount of time was once being spent at the presumed must haves. in order to commit many of the direction to "best approximation," i made a decision to be aware of the best of the normed linear spaces-the internal product spaces-since the speculation in internal product areas could be taught from first rules in less time, and likewise given that you'll provide a resounding argument that internal product areas are an important of all of the normed linear areas besides. The good fortune of this method grew to become out to be even greater than I had initially expected: you'll improve a reasonably entire concept of most sensible approximation in internal product areas from first ideas, and such was once my objective in penning this book.

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Infinite words : automata, semigroups, logic and games by Dominique Perrin

By Dominique Perrin

Countless phrases is a crucial conception in either arithmetic and machine Sciences. Many new advancements were made within the box, inspired by way of its program to difficulties in machine technology. Infinite Words is the 1st handbook dedicated to this topic.

Infinite Words explores all facets of the idea, together with Automata, Semigroups, Topology, video games, good judgment, Bi-infinite phrases, countless bushes and Finite phrases. The publication additionally seems to be on the early pioneering paintings of Büchi, McNaughton and Schützenberger.

Serves as either an creation to the sector and as a reference book.
Contains quite a few routines desgined to assist scholars and readers.
Self-contained chapters supply invaluable suggestions for lectures.

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The Hodge Theory of Projective Manifolds by Mark Andrea A De Cataldo

By Mark Andrea A De Cataldo

This e-book is a written-up and multiplied model of 8 lectures at the Hodge idea of projective manifolds. It assumes little or no history and goals at describing how the speculation turns into steadily richer and extra appealing as one specializes from Riemannian, to Kähler, to advanced projective manifolds. even though the evidence of the Hodge Theorem is passed over, its results topological, geometrical and algebraic are mentioned at a few size. The certain houses of complicated projective manifolds represent a massive physique of information and readers are guided via it with the aid of chosen workouts. regardless of beginning with only a few necessities, the concluding bankruptcy works out, within the significant exact case of surfaces, the evidence of a distinct estate of maps among complicated projective manifolds, which was once chanced on purely fairly lately.

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