Conics in Minkowski geometries
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Euclidean geometry is the only Minkowski geometry in which either there is a centrally symmetric, or a quadratic conic, or there is a conical ellipsoid or hyperboloid.
KeywordsConics Minkowski geometry Projective metric
Mathematics Subject Classification53A35 51M09 52A20
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The author is grateful to József Kozma for discussing some parts of this paper.
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