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 Title: Differential Geometry: From Elastic Curves to Willmore Surfaces
 Author(s) Ulrich Pinkall, Oliver Gross
 Publisher: Birkhäuser; 2024th edition (February 14, 2024); eBook (Creative Commons Licensed)
 License(s): Creative Commons License (CC)
 Hardcover: 214 pages
 eBook: PDF and ePub
 Language: English
 ISBN10: 3031398378
 ISBN13: 9783031398377
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Book Description
This open access book covers the main topics for a course on the differential geometry of curves and surfaces. There is a strong focus on variational problems, ranging from elastic curves to surfaces that minimize area, or the Willmore functional.
About the Authors Ulrich Pinkall is a German mathematician, specializing in differential geometry and computer graphics.
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