2 edition of **Geometry and symmetry** found in the catalog.

Geometry and symmetry

L. Christine Kinsey

- 269 Want to read
- 10 Currently reading

Published
**2010**
by Wiley in Hoboken, NJ
.

Written in English

- Mechanics,
- Geometry,
- Symmetry (Mathematics)

**Edition Notes**

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statement | L. Christine Kinsey, Teresa E. Moore, and Efstratios Prassidis. |

Contributions | Moore, Teresa E., Prassidis, Stratos, 1962- |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QA807.5 .K46 2010 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | p. cm. |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL24054718M |

ISBN 10 | 9780470499498 |

LC Control Number | 2010004732 |

The ﬁrst part of the book presents these three linked realms: tropical geometry, in which geometric objects are piecewise linear objects; the A- and B-models of mirror symmetry (Gromov-Witten theory and period integrals respectively); and log geometry. Log ge-ometry is used to go between the world of tropical geometry, on the one hand,File Size: 2MB. Geometry and Symmetry by Kinsey, L. Christine, Moore, Teresa E., Prassidis, Efstratios and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

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