Global Properties of Linear Ordinary Differential Equations

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The importance of differential geometry may be seen from the fact that Einstein's general theory of relativity, physical theory, introduced by Albert Einstein, that discards the concept of absolute motion and instead treats only relative motion between two systems or frames of reference. This group studies relativity theory and differential geometry, with emphasis on twistor methods. The line of striction lies on the ruled surface.

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Publisher: Springer; Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1991 edition (December 31, 2013)

ISBN: 9401050570

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