We prove three facts about intrinsic geometry of surfaces in a normed (Minkowski ) space. When put together, these facts demonstrate a rather intriguing picture. Submission history. From: Sergei Ivanov [view email] [v1] Thu, 5 May 54 UTC (10 KB) [v2] Mon, 6 Jun UTC (11 KB). Submission history. From: Sergei Ivanov [view email] [v1] Mon, 8 Oct 52 UTC (15 KB) [v2] Sun, 23 Jun UTC (16 KB).

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More by Dmitri Burago Search this author in: The objective of this graduate textbook is twofold: While most of the proofs are easy to follow especially the more technical proofs where lack of clarity would be a serious problemsome of the more visually-oriented proofs are very poorly written and there are precious few diagrams to compensate – see, for example, the example involving the curvature of cones over circles of various lengths.


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Of course, a well-trained mathematician can get past the typos, but this text is supposed to be for first burzgo graduate students.

Burago, Dmitri; Ivanov, Sergei.

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Dual Price 1 Label: Also the overall choice of topics is very good. We show that compact regions close to a hyperbolic one are boundary distance rigid and strict minimal fillings.

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I adopted this text for a new graduate course that I taught on Metric Geometry. There is great burafo on exposition in this book; Burago makes great effort to motivate definitions and provide interesting examples. A Course in Metric Geometry Share this page. More by Sergei Ivanov Search this author in: East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Read more Read less.

The students have told me that they avoid reading the text whenever possible. Customers who bought this item also bought. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Online Price 2 Label: Zentralblatt MATH identifier I have abandoned this book.