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Book DetailsCollected WorksVolume: 27; 2022; 604 ppMSC: Primary 20; 37; 68;
William Thurston's work has had a profound influence on mathematics. He connected whole mathematical subjects in entirely new ways and changed the way mathematicians think about geometry, topology, foliations, group theory, dynamical systems, and the way these areas interact. His emphasis on understanding and imagination in mathematical learning and thinking are integral elements of his distinctive legacy.
This fourpart collection brings together in one place Thurston's major writings, many of which are appearing in publication for the first time. Volumes I–III contain commentaries by the Editors. Volume IV includes a preface by Steven P. Kerckhoff.
Volume III contains William Thurston's papers on dynamics and computer science, and papers written for general audiences. Additional miscellaneous papers are also included, such as his 1967 New College undergraduate thesis, which foreshadows his later work.ReadershipGraduate students and researchers interested in geometric topology, geometric group theory, lowdimensional topology, and dynamical systems of rational maps.
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Table of Contents

Cover

Geometry group theory

Title page

Copyright page

Contents

Preface

Acknowledgments

Dynamics and complex analysis

Dynamics

On iterated maps of the interval

On the dynamics of interated rational maps

Entropy in dimension one

Degree𝑑invariant laminations

The symbolic dynamics of tiling the integers

Extending holomorphic motions

Zippers and univalent functions

Computer Sciences

Computer science

Solitonlike behavior in automata

Rotation distance, triangulations, and hyperbolic geometry

Short encodings of evolving structures

Automatic mesh partitioning

Separators for spherepackings and nearest neighbor

Geometric separators for finiteelement meshes

Papers for general audiences

General audience

On proof and progress in mathematics

Interview de William Thurston

How to see 3manifolds

The eightfold way: A mathematical sculpture by Helaman Ferguson

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous papers

A constructive foundation for topology

Every connected space has the homology of a 𝐾(Π,1)

On 𝐾₁theory of the Euclidean space

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William Thurston's work has had a profound influence on mathematics. He connected whole mathematical subjects in entirely new ways and changed the way mathematicians think about geometry, topology, foliations, group theory, dynamical systems, and the way these areas interact. His emphasis on understanding and imagination in mathematical learning and thinking are integral elements of his distinctive legacy.
This fourpart collection brings together in one place Thurston's major writings, many of which are appearing in publication for the first time. Volumes I–III contain commentaries by the Editors. Volume IV includes a preface by Steven P. Kerckhoff.
Volume III contains William Thurston's papers on dynamics and computer science, and papers written for general audiences. Additional miscellaneous papers are also included, such as his 1967 New College undergraduate thesis, which foreshadows his later work.
Graduate students and researchers interested in geometric topology, geometric group theory, lowdimensional topology, and dynamical systems of rational maps.

Cover

Geometry group theory

Title page

Copyright page

Contents

Preface

Acknowledgments

Dynamics and complex analysis

Dynamics

On iterated maps of the interval

On the dynamics of interated rational maps

Entropy in dimension one

Degree𝑑invariant laminations

The symbolic dynamics of tiling the integers

Extending holomorphic motions

Zippers and univalent functions

Computer Sciences

Computer science

Solitonlike behavior in automata

Rotation distance, triangulations, and hyperbolic geometry

Short encodings of evolving structures

Automatic mesh partitioning

Separators for spherepackings and nearest neighbor

Geometric separators for finiteelement meshes

Papers for general audiences

General audience

On proof and progress in mathematics

Interview de William Thurston

How to see 3manifolds

The eightfold way: A mathematical sculpture by Helaman Ferguson

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous papers

A constructive foundation for topology

Every connected space has the homology of a 𝐾(Π,1)

On 𝐾₁theory of the Euclidean space

Other titles in this series

Back Cover