Register to reply

Closed Curves on the Riemann Sphere

by Poopsilon
Tags: curves, riemann, sphere
Share this thread:
Poopsilon
#1
Feb18-12, 02:13 PM
P: 294
Is the imaginary axis considered a closed curve on the Riemann Sphere?
Phys.Org News Partner Science news on Phys.org
Hoverbike drone project for air transport takes off
Earlier Stone Age artifacts found in Northern Cape of South Africa
Study reveals new characteristics of complex oxide surfaces
lavinia
#2
Feb18-12, 05:17 PM
Sci Advisor
P: 1,716
Quote Quote by Poopsilon View Post
Is the imaginary axis considered a closed curve on the Riemann Sphere?
If you include the point at infinity, yes. Otherwise no.


Register to reply

Related Discussions
Closed timelike curves Special & General Relativity 12
Closed Curves. Calculus 12
What Are Closed Timelike Curves? Special & General Relativity 2
Closed Timelike Curves Cosmology 0
Riemann surface, elliptic curves General Math 6