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Conformal invariants

topics in geometric function theory

by Lars V. Ahlfors

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Published by AMS Chelsea Pub. in Providence, R.I .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Conformal invariants,
  • Functions of a complex variable -- Research exposition (monographs, survey articles),
  • Riemann surfaces,
  • Geometric function theory,
  • Functions of complex variables

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLars V. Ahlfors
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQA331 .A46 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 160 p. :
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25092297M
    ISBN 100821852701
    ISBN 109780821852705
    LC Control Number2010035576
    OCLC/WorldCa660161882

    Invariants are used in diverse areas of mathematics such as geometry, topology, algebra and discrete mathematics. Some important classes of transformations are defined by an invariant they leave unchanged. For example, conformal maps are defined as transformations of the plane that preserve angles. The discovery of invariants is an important. 2 Conformal Invariance: General Principle We now introduce the notion of conformal mapping. A conformal mapping defined by y = f(x) can be viewed as a map that performs a local stretching and rotation on x. The angle between any intersecting curves is preserved under conformal mapping. For example, curves through x 0 which.

    One of these extremal problems of conformal geometry generalizes a classical two-dimensional problem of O. Teichmüller. The novel feature of the exposition is the way in which conformal invariants are applied and the sharp results obtained should be of considerable interest even in . Conformal Invariants Lars V. Ahlfors Publication Year: ISBN ISBN AMS Chelsea Publishing, vol. H.

      The book under review, Conformal Invariants: Topics in Geometric Function Theory, is a correspondingly major work in the field. Now an AMS Chelsea publication, the book first appeared in and is a masterpiece. Derived from lectures given at Harvard “over many years, the topics [dealt with] would now be considered quite classical . The Decomposition of Global Conformal Invariants (AM) - Ebook written by Spyros Alexakis. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Decomposition of Global Conformal Invariants (AM .


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It is a splendid offering. Reviewed for Math Reviews by M. Conformal invariants book in Cited by: Conformal invariants and extremal problems are therefore intimately linked and form together the central theme of this classic book which is primarily intended for students with approximately a year's background in complex variable theory.

The book emphasizes the geometric approach as well as class/5. ~lost conformal invariants can be described in terms of extremal properties.

Conformal invariants and extremal problems are therefore intimately linked and form together the central theme of this book. An obvious reason for publishing these lectures is the fact that much of the material has never appeared in textbook form.

Conformal Invariants: Topics in Geometric Function Theory About this Title. Lars V. Ahlfors. Publication: AMS Chelsea Publishing Publication Year: ; Volume Cited by: Conformal Invariants: Topics in Geometric Function Theory (Ams Chelsea Publishing) | Lars V.

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Sign On My Account Basket Help. A conformal field theory (CFT) is a quantum field theory that is invariant under conformal two dimensions, there is an infinite-dimensional algebra of local conformal transformations, and conformal field theories can sometimes be exactly solved or classified.

Conformal field theory has important applications to condensed matter physics, statistical mechanics, quantum.

The first entitled "Conformal geometry and quasiregular mappings" (Lecture Notes in Math. Vol. ) was published by Springer-Verlag in and the second, entitled "Conformal invariants, inequalities and quasiconformal mappings" by J.

Wiley, in His book Complex Analysis () is the classic text on the subject and is almost certainly referenced in any more recent text which makes heavy use of complex analysis.

Ahlfors wrote several other significant books, including Riemann surfaces () [2] and Conformal invariants (). Ahlfors, Conformal Invariants. We will cover some topics from Chapters Ch. Pommerenke, Univalent functions. This book is mostly for further reading.

Conformal invariants play an important role in qcty. As Lehto underlined [L10, p. ], even the notion of qcty is obtained assuming the quasiinvariance of a conformal invariant, and firstly of the module of quadrilaterals and of ring domains.

Filling an important gap in the literature, this comprehensive text develops conformal field theory from first principles. The treatment is self-contained, pedagogical, and exhaustive, and includes a great deal of background material on quantum field theory, statistical mechanics, Lie algebras and affine Lie algebras.

The many exercises, with a wide spectrum of difficulty and subjects. This book addresses a basic question in differential geometry that was first considered by physicists Stanley Deser and Adam Schwimmer in in their study of conformal anomalies.

The question concerns conformally invariant functionals on the space of Riemannian metrics over a given manifold. These functionals act on a metric by first constructing a Riemannian scalar out of it, and then. This book addresses a basic question in differential geometry that was first considered by physicists Stanley Deser and Adam Schwimmer in in their study of conformal anomalies.

The question concerns conformally invariant functionals on the space of Riemannian metrics over a given manifold. PDF | OnG. Anderson and others published Conformal invariants, quasiconformal maps, and special functions | Find, read and cite all the research you need on ResearchGate.

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Filling an important gap in the literature, this comprehensive text develops conformal field theory from first principles. The treatment is self-contained, pedagogical, and exhaustive, and includes a great deal of background material on quantum field theory, statistical mechanics, Lie algebras and affine Lie algebras.

The book is organized as follows: The Introduction starts from classical mechanics and explains basic background materials in quantum field theory and geometry.

Chapter 1 presents conformal field theory based on the geometry of loop groups. Chapter 2 deals with the holonomy of conformal field theory.

Chapter 3 treats Chern-Simons perturbation. - Buy Conformal Invariants book online at best prices in India on Read Conformal Invariants book reviews & author details Reviews: 1. Finally, we propose a conjecture about the structure of differential invariants under conformal transformation according to our observation on the composition of above two differential invariants.

Moving on to cover key conceptual developments in conformal invariance, the book devotes much of its space to stochastic Loewner evolution (SLE), detailing SLE's conceptual foundations as well as extensive numerical tests.Though Riemann mapping theorem is frequently explored, there are few texts that discuss general theory of univalent maps, conformal invariants, and Loewner evolution.

This textbook provides an accessible foundation of the theory of conformal maps and their connections with geometry.Book: All Authors / Contributors: P Dita; V Georgescu; Institutul Central de Fizică (Romania) Find more information about: ISBN: X OCLC Number: Notes: # Conformal invariants\/span> \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0 schema.