Handbook of geometric topology [E-Book] / edited by R.J. Daverman, R.B. Sher.
Daverman, Robert J.
Sher, R. B.
1st ed.
Amsterdam ; New York : Elsevier, 2002
1 online resource (x, 1133 p.) : ill.
englisch
0080532853
9780444824325
0444824324
9780080532851
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Geometric Topology is a foundational component of modern mathematics, involving the study of spacial properties and invariants of familiar objects such as manifolds and complexes. This volume, which is intended both as an introduction to the subject and as a wide ranging resouce for those already grounded in it, consists of 21 expository surveys written by leading experts and covering active areas of current research. They provide the reader with an up-to-date overview of this flourishing branch of mathematics.