Discontinuous Groups of Isometries in the Hyperbolic Plane

Discontinuous Groups of Isometries in the Hyperbolic Plane

by Werner Fenchel, Jakob Nielsen, Asmus L. Schmidt, Asmus L. Schmidt
     
 

ISBN-10: 3110175266

ISBN-13: 9783110175264

Pub. Date: 12/16/2002

Publisher: De Gruyter

Fuchsian groups play a central role in various important fields of mathematics. The current book is based on what became known as the famous Fenchel-Nielsen manuscript. Jakob Nielsen (1890-1959) started this project well before World War II, Werner Fenchel (1905-1988) joined later and overtook the much of the preparation of the manuscript.

Professor Asmus Schmidt

Overview

Fuchsian groups play a central role in various important fields of mathematics. The current book is based on what became known as the famous Fenchel-Nielsen manuscript. Jakob Nielsen (1890-1959) started this project well before World War II, Werner Fenchel (1905-1988) joined later and overtook the much of the preparation of the manuscript.

Professor Asmus Schmidt (University of Copenhagen) is the editor of this first publication in book form of the Fenchel-Nielsen notes. It is on his initiative that the long and difficult way of getting the original notes into the proper shape ready for publication succeeded.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783110175264
Publisher:
De Gruyter
Publication date:
12/16/2002
Series:
De Gruyter Studies in Mathematics Series , #29
Pages:
385
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.06(h) x (d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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