**non euclidean geometry wikipedia** - *in mathematics non euclidean geometry consists of two geometries based on axioms closely related to those specifying euclidean geometry as euclidean geometry lies at the intersection of metric geometry and affine geometry non euclidean geometry arises when either the metric requirement is relaxed or the parallel postulate is replaced with an alternative one*, **bolyai and lobachevsky 19th century mathematics the** - *j nos bolyai was a hungarian mathematician who spent most of his life in a little known backwater of the hapsburg empire in the wilds of the transylvanian mountains of modern day romania far from the mainstream mathematical communities of germany france and england*, **geometry mathematics britannica com** - *this article begins with a brief guidepost to the major branches of geometry and then proceeds to an extensive historical treatment for information on specific branches of geometry see euclidean geometry analytic geometry projective geometry differential geometry non euclidean geometries and topology*, **reference pieces on space friesian school** - *impressed by the beauty and success of euclidean geometry philosophers most notably immanuel kant tried to elevate its assumptions to the status of metaphysical truths*, **19th century mathematics the story of mathematics** - *later in life gauss also claimed to have investigated a kind of non euclidean geometry using curved space but unwilling to court controversy he decided not to pursue or publish any of these avant garde ideas this left the field open for j nos bolyai and nikolai lobachevsky respectively a hungarian and a russian who both independently explored the potential of hyperbolic geometry and*, **free geometry essays and papers 123helpme com** - *trapped in geometry life of pi life is a repeating cycle of endless trials and unexpected changes whether the changes were the test in faith belief or courage the trials never end*, **hunmagyar org hungarian contribution to universal science** - *world famous creations hungarian origin creators absolute geometry torsion balance the carburetor transformer electric bulbs with tungsten filaments and krypton charge radioactive tracing the nuclear power plant thermonuclear fusion the cooling tower the electric engine supersonic flight radar astronomy the new metric standard based on light the ball point pen holography radio*, **henri poincar french mathematician britannica com** - *henri poincar in full jules henri poincar born april 29 1854 nancy france died july 17 1912 paris french mathematician one of the greatest mathematicians and mathematical physicists at the end of 19th century he made a series of profound innovations in geometry the theory of differential equations electromagnetism topology and the philosophy of mathematics*, **sesli s zl k postulate** - *postulate teriminin ngilizce ngilizce s zl kte anlam something assumed without proof as being self evident or generally accepted especially when used as a basis for an argument to request demand or claim for oneself*, **the phenomenology of dissipative replicative structures** - *when discussing the creation evolution and the underlying nature of long term natural entities there has been a gradual realization that using reductionistic methods and terminology has lead to an impasse in understanding*, **history of mathematics math wiki fandom powered by wikia** - *the area of study known as the history of mathematics is primarily an investigation into the origin of discoveries in mathematics and to a lesser extent an investigation into the standard mathematical methods and notation of the past before the modern age and the worldwide spread of knowledge written examples of new mathematical developments have come to light only in a few locales*, **architecture of modern mathematics essays in history and** - *jeremy gray is professor of the history of mathematics and director of the centre for the history of the mathematical sciences at the open university and a regular visiting professor at the university of warwick*