Quadratic forms with applications to algebraic geometry and topology [E-Book] / Albrecht Pfister.
Pfister, Albrecht, (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1995
1 online resource (viii, 179 pages)
englisch
9780521467551
9780511526077
London Mathematical Society lecture note series ; 217
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Table of Contents:
  • Ch. 1. The Representation Theorems of Cassels
  • Ch. 2. Multiplicative Quadratic Forms
  • Ch. 3. The Level of Fields, Rings, and Topological Spaces
  • Ch. 4. Hilbert's Homogeneous Nullstellensatz for p-fields and Applications to Topology
  • Ch. 5. Tsen-Lang Theory for [actual symbol not reproducible]
  • Ch. 6. Hilbert's 17th Problem
  • Ch. 7. The Pythagoras Number
  • Ch. 8. The u-invariant
  • Ch. 9. Systems of Quadratic Forms
  • Ch. 10. The Level of Projective Spaces.