Singular Points of Plane Curves by C. T. C. Wall
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Singular Points of Plane Curves
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Singular Points of Plane Curves

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Singular Points of Plane Curves by C. T. C. Wall

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Even the simplest singularities of planar curves, e.g. where the curve crosses itself, or where it forms a cusp, are best understood in terms of complex numbers. The full treatment uses techniques from algebra, algebraic geometry, complex analysis and topology and makes an attractive chapter of mathematics, which can be used as an introduction to any of these topics, or to singularity theory in higher dimensions. This book is designed as an introduction for graduate students and draws on the author's experience of teaching MSc courses; moreover, by synthesising different perspectives, he gives a novel view of the subject, and a number of new results.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780521839044
ISBN-10: 0521839041
Format: Hardback
(228mm x 152mm x 25mm)
Pages: 384
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 8-Nov-2004
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Introduction to singularity theory based on MSc course taught by author; novel synthesis, with new results not found elsewhere.

Geometric Introduction to Topology by C. T. C. Wall Geometric Introduction to Topology, Paperback (April 1994)

First course in algebraic topology for advanced undergraduates. Homotopy theory, the duality theorem, relation of topological ideas to other branches of pure mathematics. Exercises and problems. 1972 edition.

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