Homological Mirror Symmetry and Tropical Geometry (Lecture

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These unanswered questions indicated greater, hidden relationships and symmetries in nature, which the standard methods of analysis could not address. Topology of Euclidean spaces, winding number and applications, knot theory, fundamental group and covering spaces. As corollaries to these theorems: A surface with constant positive Gaussian curvature c has locally the same intrinsic geometry as a sphere of radius √1/c. (This is because a sphere of radius r has Gaussian curvature 1/r2).

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Publisher: Springer; 2014 edition (November 14, 2014)

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