Total curvature in Riemannian geometry. (English) Zbl 0501.53038

Ellis Horwood Series in Mathematics and its Applications. Chichester: Ellis Horwood Limited; New York etc.: Halsted Press: a division of John Wiley & Sons. 168 p. £15.00 (1982).


53C42 Differential geometry of immersions (minimal, prescribed curvature, tight, etc.)
53-01 Introductory exposition (textbooks, tutorial papers, etc.) pertaining to differential geometry
53A10 Minimal surfaces in differential geometry, surfaces with prescribed mean curvature
53A07 Higher-dimensional and -codimensional surfaces in Euclidean and related \(n\)-spaces
49Q05 Minimal surfaces and optimization
58E12 Variational problems concerning minimal surfaces (problems in two independent variables)
57R40 Embeddings in differential topology
57R42 Immersions in differential topology


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