A Short History of Convexity
The main goal of this short note is to show the importance of the notion of convexity and how it evolved over time: from relatively simple geometry to advanced applications in many areas of mathematics.
R. Dwilewicz, "A Short History of Convexity," Differential Geometry - Dynamical Systems, Balkan Society of Geometers, Jan 2009.
Mathematics and Statistics
Keywords and Phrases
convexity; history of convexity
Article - Journal
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