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Title: Curvature, singularities and projections of smooth maps
Author: Smith, Michael Ian Nimmo
Awarding Body: Durham University
Current Institution: Durham University
Date of Award: 1971
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Abstract:
This work is an initial attempt to extend to many-parameter families of smooth functions on a smooth manifold, and projections of smooth maps into subspaces of higher dimension, the well-known inter relations, between the space of Morse function on a smooth manifold and the space of immersions of the manifold in a cartesian space, which are given by the Gauss-maps of the immersions, and the orthogonal projections of the immersions onto lines in the Cartesian spaces. Results, both local and global, are obtained.
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
EThOS ID: uk.bl.ethos.585983  DOI: Not available
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