The Resource Advances in Discrete Differential Geometry, edited by Alexander I. Bobenko, (electronic resource)
Advances in Discrete Differential Geometry, edited by Alexander I. Bobenko, (electronic resource)
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 This is one of the first books on a newly emerging field of discrete differential geometry and an excellent way to access this exciting area. It surveys the fascinating connections between discrete models in differential geometry and complex analysis, integrable systems and applications in computer graphics. The authors take a closer look at discrete models in differential geometry and dynamical systems. Their curves are polygonal, surfaces are made from triangles and quadrilaterals, and time is discrete. Nevertheless, the difference between the corresponding smooth curves, surfaces and classical dynamical systems with continuous time can hardly be seen. This is the paradigm of structurepreserving discretizations. Current advances in this field are stimulated to a large extent by its relevance for computer graphics and mathematical physics. This book is written by specialists working together on a common research project. It is about differential geometry and dynamical systems, smooth and discrete theories, and on pure mathematics and its practical applications. The interaction of these facets is demonstrated by concrete examples, including discrete conformal mappings, discrete complex analysis, discrete curvatures and special surfaces, discrete integrable systems, conformal texture mappings in computer graphics, and freeform architecture. This richly illustrated book will convince readers that this new branch of mathematics is both beautiful and useful. It will appeal to graduate students and researchers in differential geometry, complex analysis, mathematical physics, numerical methods, discrete geometry, as well as computer graphics and geometry processing.
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 eng
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 1 online resource (X, 439 pages)
 Contents

 Discrete conformal maps: Boundary value problems, circle domains, Fuchsian and Schottky uniformization: Alexander I. Bobenko, Stefan Sechelmann, Boris Springborn
 Discrete complex analysis on planar quadgraphs: Alexander I. Bobenko and Felix Günther
 Approximation of conformal mappings using conformally equivalent triangular lattices: Ulrike Bücking
 Numerical Methods for the Discrete Map Za: Folkmar Bornemann, Alexander Its, Sheehan Olver, and Georg Wechslberger
 A variational principle for cyclic polygons with prescribed edge lengths: Hana Kourimská, Lara Skuppin, Boris Springborn
 Complex Line Bundles over Simplicial Complexes and their Applications: Felix Knöppel and Ulrich Pinkall
 Holomorphic vector fields and quadratic differentials on planar triangular meshes: Wai Yeung Lam, Ulrich Pinkall
 Vertex normals and face curvatures of triangle meshes: Xiang Sun, Caigui Jiang, Johannes Wallner, and Helmut Pottmann
 Sconical cmc surfaces. Towards a unified theory of discrete surfaces with constant mean curvature: Alexander I. Bobenko and Tim Hoffmann
 Constructing solutions to the Björling problem for isothermic surfaces by structure preserving discretization: Ulrike Bücking and Daniel Matthes
 On the Lagrangian Structure of Integrable Hierarchies: Yuri B. Suris, Mats Vermeeren
 On the variational interpretation of the discrete KP equation: Raphael Boll, Matteo Petrera, and Yuri B. Suris
 Six topics on inscribable polytopes: Arnau Padrol and Günter M. Ziegler
 DGD Gallery: Storage, sharing, and publication of digital research data: Michael Joswig, Milan Mehner, Stefan Sechelmann, Jan Techter, and Alexander I. Bobenko
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 9783662504475
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 Advances in Discrete Differential Geometry
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 Advances in Discrete Differential Geometry
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 edited by Alexander I. Bobenko
 Language
 eng
 Summary
 This is one of the first books on a newly emerging field of discrete differential geometry and an excellent way to access this exciting area. It surveys the fascinating connections between discrete models in differential geometry and complex analysis, integrable systems and applications in computer graphics. The authors take a closer look at discrete models in differential geometry and dynamical systems. Their curves are polygonal, surfaces are made from triangles and quadrilaterals, and time is discrete. Nevertheless, the difference between the corresponding smooth curves, surfaces and classical dynamical systems with continuous time can hardly be seen. This is the paradigm of structurepreserving discretizations. Current advances in this field are stimulated to a large extent by its relevance for computer graphics and mathematical physics. This book is written by specialists working together on a common research project. It is about differential geometry and dynamical systems, smooth and discrete theories, and on pure mathematics and its practical applications. The interaction of these facets is demonstrated by concrete examples, including discrete conformal mappings, discrete complex analysis, discrete curvatures and special surfaces, discrete integrable systems, conformal texture mappings in computer graphics, and freeform architecture. This richly illustrated book will convince readers that this new branch of mathematics is both beautiful and useful. It will appeal to graduate students and researchers in differential geometry, complex analysis, mathematical physics, numerical methods, discrete geometry, as well as computer graphics and geometry processing.
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 Discrete conformal maps: Boundary value problems, circle domains, Fuchsian and Schottky uniformization: Alexander I. Bobenko, Stefan Sechelmann, Boris Springborn  Discrete complex analysis on planar quadgraphs: Alexander I. Bobenko and Felix Günther  Approximation of conformal mappings using conformally equivalent triangular lattices: Ulrike Bücking  Numerical Methods for the Discrete Map Za: Folkmar Bornemann, Alexander Its, Sheehan Olver, and Georg Wechslberger  A variational principle for cyclic polygons with prescribed edge lengths: Hana Kourimská, Lara Skuppin, Boris Springborn  Complex Line Bundles over Simplicial Complexes and their Applications: Felix Knöppel and Ulrich Pinkall  Holomorphic vector fields and quadratic differentials on planar triangular meshes: Wai Yeung Lam, Ulrich Pinkall  Vertex normals and face curvatures of triangle meshes: Xiang Sun, Caigui Jiang, Johannes Wallner, and Helmut Pottmann  Sconical cmc surfaces. Towards a unified theory of discrete surfaces with constant mean curvature: Alexander I. Bobenko and Tim Hoffmann  Constructing solutions to the Björling problem for isothermic surfaces by structure preserving discretization: Ulrike Bücking and Daniel Matthes  On the Lagrangian Structure of Integrable Hierarchies: Yuri B. Suris, Mats Vermeeren  On the variational interpretation of the discrete KP equation: Raphael Boll, Matteo Petrera, and Yuri B. Suris  Six topics on inscribable polytopes: Arnau Padrol and Günter M. Ziegler  DGD Gallery: Storage, sharing, and publication of digital research data: Michael Joswig, Milan Mehner, Stefan Sechelmann, Jan Techter, and Alexander I. Bobenko
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 9783662504475
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 1 online resource (X, 439 pages)
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 114 illustrations, 67 illustrations in color.
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 Advances in Discrete Differential Geometry, edited by Alexander I. Bobenko, (electronic resource)
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 online resource
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 Contents
 Discrete conformal maps: Boundary value problems, circle domains, Fuchsian and Schottky uniformization: Alexander I. Bobenko, Stefan Sechelmann, Boris Springborn  Discrete complex analysis on planar quadgraphs: Alexander I. Bobenko and Felix Günther  Approximation of conformal mappings using conformally equivalent triangular lattices: Ulrike Bücking  Numerical Methods for the Discrete Map Za: Folkmar Bornemann, Alexander Its, Sheehan Olver, and Georg Wechslberger  A variational principle for cyclic polygons with prescribed edge lengths: Hana Kourimská, Lara Skuppin, Boris Springborn  Complex Line Bundles over Simplicial Complexes and their Applications: Felix Knöppel and Ulrich Pinkall  Holomorphic vector fields and quadratic differentials on planar triangular meshes: Wai Yeung Lam, Ulrich Pinkall  Vertex normals and face curvatures of triangle meshes: Xiang Sun, Caigui Jiang, Johannes Wallner, and Helmut Pottmann  Sconical cmc surfaces. Towards a unified theory of discrete surfaces with constant mean curvature: Alexander I. Bobenko and Tim Hoffmann  Constructing solutions to the Björling problem for isothermic surfaces by structure preserving discretization: Ulrike Bücking and Daniel Matthes  On the Lagrangian Structure of Integrable Hierarchies: Yuri B. Suris, Mats Vermeeren  On the variational interpretation of the discrete KP equation: Raphael Boll, Matteo Petrera, and Yuri B. Suris  Six topics on inscribable polytopes: Arnau Padrol and Günter M. Ziegler  DGD Gallery: Storage, sharing, and publication of digital research data: Michael Joswig, Milan Mehner, Stefan Sechelmann, Jan Techter, and Alexander I. Bobenko
 Control code
 9783662504475
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 unknown
 Extent
 1 online resource (X, 439 pages)
 File format
 multiple file formats
 Form of item

 online
 electronic
 Governing access note
 Open Access
 Isbn
 9783662504475
 Level of compression
 uncompressed
 Media category
 computer
 Media MARC source
 rdamedia.
 Media type code

 c
 Other control number
 10.1007/9783662504475
 Other physical details
 114 illustrations, 67 illustrations in color.
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 access
 Specific material designation
 remote
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 (OCoLC)956981732
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