Surveys in Differential Geometry, Vol. 18 (2013): Geometry

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The objects of study of algebraic geometry are, roughly, the common zeroes of polynomials in one or several variables (algebraic varieties). These methods have already seen applications in: biology, coding theory, cryptography, combustion, computational geometry, computer graphics, quantum computing, control theory, geometric design, complexity theory, machine learning, nonlinear partial differential equations, optimization, robotics, and statistics.

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Publisher: International Press of Boston (May 28, 2013)

ISBN: 1571462694

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