By Abraham A. Ungar

This is often the 1st ebook on analytic hyperbolic geometry, totally analogous to analytic Euclidean geometry. Analytic hyperbolic geometry regulates relativistic mechanics simply as analytic Euclidean geometry regulates classical mechanics. The e-book offers a singular gyrovector area method of analytic hyperbolic geometry, totally analogous to the well known vector house method of Euclidean geometry. A gyrovector is a hyperbolic vector. Gyrovectors are equivalence sessions of directed gyrosegments that upload in keeping with the gyroparallelogram legislations simply as vectors are equivalence periods of directed segments that upload in keeping with the parallelogram legislation. within the ensuing “gyrolanguage” of the booklet one attaches the prefix “gyro” to a classical time period to intend the analogous time period in hyperbolic geometry. The prefix stems from Thomas gyration, that is the mathematical abstraction of the relativistic impact referred to as Thomas precession. Gyrolanguage seems to be the language one must articulate novel analogies that the classical and the fashionable during this e-book proportion. The scope of analytic hyperbolic geometry that the booklet offers is cross-disciplinary, regarding nonassociative algebra, geometry and physics. As such, it truly is evidently suitable with the designated conception of relativity and, rather, with the nonassociativity of Einstein pace addition legislations. in addition to analogies with classical effects that the e-book emphasizes, there are striking disanalogies in addition. therefore, for example, in contrast to Euclidean triangles, the perimeters of a hyperbolic triangle are uniquely made up our minds by means of its hyperbolic angles. dependent formulation for calculating the hyperbolic side-lengths of a hyperbolic triangle by way of its hyperbolic angles are awarded within the publication. The publication starts with the definition of gyrogroups, that's absolutely analogous to the definition of teams. Gyrogroups, either gyrocommutative and nongyrocommutative, abound in staff concept. unusually, the likely structureless Einstein pace addition of distinctive relativity seems to be a gyrocommutative gyrogroup operation. Introducing scalar multiplication, a few gyrocommutative gyrogroups of gyrovectors develop into gyrovector areas. The latter, in flip, shape the atmosphere for analytic hyperbolic geometry simply as vector areas shape the atmosphere for analytic Euclidean geometry. by way of hybrid strategies of differential geometry and gyrovector areas, it really is proven that Einstein (Möbius) gyrovector areas shape the atmosphere for Beltrami–Klein (Poincaré) ball types of hyperbolic geometry. ultimately, novel functions of Möbius gyrovector areas in quantum computation, and of Einstein gyrovector areas in certain relativity, are awarded.