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A Treatise on the Line Complex


  • Date Published: January 2015
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781107457997

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  • Originally published in 1903, this book contains a summary of the contemporary research on the theory of line-geometry. Jessop illustrates the text with many diagrams and various examples of how line theory can be applied. This book will be of particular value to anyone with an interest in the history of mathematics.

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    • Date Published: January 2015
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781107457997
    • length: 382 pages
    • dimensions: 220 x 152 x 25 mm
    • weight: 0.4kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    1. System of coordinates
    2. The linear complex
    3. Synthesis of the linear complex
    4. Systems of linear complexes
    5. Ruled cubic and quartic surfaces
    6. The quadratic complex
    7. Special varieties of the quadratic complex
    8. The cosingular complexes
    9. Polar lines, points, and planes
    10. Representation of a complex by points of space
    11. The general equation of the second degree
    12. Connexion of line-geometry with sphere-geometry
    13. Connexion of line-geometry with hypergeometry
    14. Congruence of lines
    15. Congruences of the second order without singular curves
    16. The congruence of the second order and second class
    17. The general complex
    18. Differential equations connected with the line complex
    Miscellaneous results and exercises

  • Author

    C. M. Jessop

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