Area in Grassmann geometry

  • Desmond Fearnley-Sander
  • Tim Stokes
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1360)


In this survey paper we give the basic properties of Grassmann algebras, present a generalised theory of area from a Grassmann algebra perspective, present a version for Grassmann algebras of the Buchberger algorithm, and give examples of computation and deduction in Grassmann geometry.


Grassmann Algebra Geometry Theorem Oriented Area Mechanical Theorem Prove Buchberger Algorithm 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Desmond Fearnley-Sander
    • 1
  • Tim Stokes
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of MathematicsUniversity of TasmaniaHobartAustralia
  2. 2.School of Mathematical and Physical SciencesMurdoch UniversityMurdochAustralia

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