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Sub-Riemannian Geometry

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Part of the book series: Progress in Mathematics (PM, volume 144)

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Table of contents (5 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii
  2. The tangent space in sub-Riemannian geometry

    • André Bellaïche
    Pages 1-78
  3. Carnot-Carathéodory spaces seen from within

    • Mikhael Gromov
    Pages 79-323
  4. Survey of singular geodesics

    • Richard Montgomery
    Pages 325-339
  5. Stabilization of controllable systems

    • Jean-Michel Coron
    Pages 365-388
  6. Back Matter

    Pages 389-394

Keywords

  • Fusion
  • Natural
  • Riemannian geometry
  • algebra
  • boundary element method
  • control
  • control theory
  • extrema
  • feedback
  • field
  • geometry
  • group
  • manifold
  • mathematics
  • metrics

Editors and Affiliations

  • Departement de Mathématiques, Université Paris 7 — Denis Diderot, Paris 5e, France

    André Bellaïche

  • Université Paris VI — Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris 5e, France

    Jean-Jacques Risler

Bibliographic Information

  • Book Title: Sub-Riemannian Geometry

  • Editors: André Bellaïche, Jean-Jacques Risler

  • Series Title: Progress in Mathematics

  • DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-0348-9210-0

  • Publisher: Birkhäuser Basel

  • eBook Packages: Springer Book Archive

  • Copyright Information: Birkhäuser Verlag 1996

  • Hardcover ISBN: 978-3-7643-5476-3

  • Softcover ISBN: 978-3-0348-9946-8

  • eBook ISBN: 978-3-0348-9210-0

  • Series ISSN: 0743-1643

  • Series E-ISSN: 2296-505X

  • Edition Number: 1

  • Number of Pages: VIII, 398

  • Topics: Differential Geometry, Global Analysis and Analysis on Manifolds

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