The Scalar-Tensor Theory of Gravitation (Cambridge

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The surface S and S’ arc said to be isometric, if there is a correspondence between them, such that corresponding arcs of curves have the same length. Prerequisites: the reader should know basic complex analysis and elementary differential geometry. Instructional Folding Video has excellent instructions (requires Quicktime Player ). It’s well-known that most people attending a seminar understand at most the first ten minutes and then not much after that.

Pages: 258

Publisher: Cambridge University Press; 1 edition (March 24, 2003)

ISBN: 0521811597

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