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Geometry of Curves

  • Andrei Ludu
Chapter
Part of the Springer Series in Synergetics book series (SSSYN)

Abstract

In this chapter we introduce elements of the differential geometry of curves in an Euclidean space with three dimensions. We begin with the Serret-Frenet equations and their consequences and we devote a section on results related to closed curves.

Keywords

Closed Curve Closed Curf Simple Closed Curve Spherical Image Constant Torsion 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of MathematicsEmbry-Riddle Aeronautical UniversityDaytona BeachUSA

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