From Euclid to BGL

  • L. Jenkovszky Bogolyubov Institute for Theoretical Physics, Nat. Acad. of Sci. of Ukraine
Keywords: non-Euclidean geometry, Bolyai, Gauß, Lobachevskii (BGL)

Abstract

The emergence of the new non-Euclidean geometry of Bolyai, Gauß, and Lobachevskii (BGL) and its impact on modern sciences is the subject of a series of biennial conferences. Below, I briefly review the history.

References

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Nikolai Ivanovich Lobachevskii (Kazan’ University, 1979) (in Russian).

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https://indico.cern.ch/event/586799/contributions/2695991/attachments/1512907/2359928/Jenkovszky.pdf.

Published
2019-11-25
How to Cite
Jenkovszky, L. (2019). From Euclid to BGL. Ukrainian Journal of Physics, 64(11), 977. https://doi.org/10.15407/ujpe64.11.977
Section
Fields and elementary particles