Global Properties of Linear Ordinary Differential Equations

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In contrast, the non-commutative geometry of Alain Connes is a conscious use of geometric language to express phenomena of the theory of von Neumann algebras, and to extend geometry into the domain of ring theory where the commutative law of multiplication is not assumed. Differential geometry arose and developed [1] as a result of and in connection to the mathematical analysis of curves and surfaces. This theory shows, for example, that many Riemannian manifolds have many geometrically distinct smooth closed geodesics.

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Publisher: Springer; Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1991 edition (December 31, 2013)

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