Indra's pearls : the vision of Felix Klein [E-Book] / David Mumford, Caroline Series, and David Wright ; with cartoons by Larry Gonick.
Mumford, David, (author)
Series, Caroline, (author) / Wright, David James, (author) / Gonick, Larry, (illustrator)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2002
1 online resource (xix, 395 pages)
englisch
9780521352536
9781107050051
9781107564749
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Table of Contents:
  • The language of symmetry
  • A delightful fiction
  • Double spirals and Möbius maps
  • The Schottky dance
  • Fractal dust and infinite words
  • Indra's necklace
  • The glowing gasket
  • Playing with parameters
  • Accidents will happen
  • Between the cracks
  • Crossing boundaries
  • Epilogue
  • Index
  • Road map.