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Tuesday, January 15, 2013
From One to Many Geometries
For 100 years up to the end of the 19th century the study of geometry was completely changed with the development of non-Euclidean geometries and the use of techniques to think of geometries in higher dimensions - a development essential to Einstein in his development of the theory of General Relativity.
About the Lecturer
Raymond Flood is Professor of Geometry at Gresham College.