Lobachevsky


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Russian mathematician who independently discovered non-Euclidean geometry (1792-1856)

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Lamentablemente, esta conferencia no fue publicada hasta 1867, tras la edicion de la correspondencia de Gauss y Schumacher donde se mencionaba a dos cuasidesconocidos matematicos llamados Lobachevsky y Bolyai.
The following theorem shows that the Lobachevsky plane differs dramatically from the Euclidean plane from the Ramsey point of view.
By invoking Lobachevsky at the precise moment when the train, the first physical artery between Russia's alienated halves, flies off the track, Khlebnikov identifies the TransSiberian Railroad as a viable instrument for transcending divisive "states of space.
The founders of non-Euclidean geometry, Gauss, Bolyai, and Lobachevsky, and, immediately afterwards, Riemann -- the four apostles of the New Testament of geometry -- could have read all the fundamental theorems of the future non-Euclidean geometry on the surface of the palimpsest which lay before their eyes.
And consequently this opened to them "the space of Lobachevsky as a reality, as a way of life.
He learned Russian in order to read the work of the Russian geometer Lobachevsky.
La geometria no-euclidiana nace en 1829 cuando un matematico ruso, Nicolai Lobachevsky, se atreve a entrar en los terrenos de la herejia: asume que es imposible probar el quinto postulado y construye una nueva geometria.
Finally, in 1826, a Russian mathematician, Nikolay Ivanovich Lobachevsky (1792-1856), got onto the same track, but he went farther.
0003 between The Ministry of education and science of the Russian Federation and Lobachevsky State University of Nizhni Novgorod)
Additionally, Juliet Clapp was tapped as Senior Managing Director of the Year for sales, and Yuri Lobachevsky awarded the same in the rental category.
There is such a dearth of luxury product in the East Village, so whoever has the amenities that a professional requires can demand pretty high prices," said Yuri Lobachevsky, managing director for Citi Habitats.
Perhaps, among various possible representations, one may further revise the geometries of Lobachevsky, Riemann, and Finsler.
However, according to Zamyatin, after the development of non-Euclidean geometry by Lobachevsky in the nineteenth century, and its later appropriation by Einstein, we can no longer see the world in quite the same way again (Zamyatin, 1991, 107).
The non-Euclidean geometry worked out by Lobachevsky and Bolyai (see 1826) presupposed the possibility of more than one line through a point (even an infinite number of lines), all parallel to a given line that did not include the point.