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Thinking in Four Dimensions

  • Dusa McDuffEmail author
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Part of the Mathematics, Culture, and the Arts book series (MACUAR)

Abstract

I’ve got the rather foolhardy idea of trying to explain to you the kind of mathematics I do, and the kind of ideas that seem simple to me. For me, the search for simplicity is almost synonymous with the search for structure.

References

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    ———. “What is Symplectic Geometry?” In European Women in Mathematics: Proceedings of the 13th General Meeting, University of Cambridge, UK, 3–6 September 2007, edited by Sylvie Paycha, 33–51. New Jersey: World Scientific, 2010.Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Mathematics DepartmentBarnard College, Columbia UniversityNew YorkUSA

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