Riemann


Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

Rie·mann

 (rē′mən, -män′), Georg Friedrich Bernhard 1826-1866.
German mathematician who was a pioneer of non-Euclidean geometry and complex analysis.

Riemann

(German ˈriːman)
n
(Biography) Georg Friedrich Bernhard (ˈɡeːɔrk ˈfriːdrɪç ˈbɛrnhart). 1826–66, German mathematician whose non-Euclidean geometry was used by Einstein as a basis for his general theory of relativity
Rieˈmannian adj

Rie•mann

(ˈri mɑn, -mən)

n.
Georg Friedrich Bernhard, 1826–66, German mathematician.
Rie•mann′i•an, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Riemann - pioneer of non-Euclidean geometry (1826-1866)
References in periodicals archive ?
Vector fields and Lie series solve systems of ordinary differential equations, and metric tensor fields model curves and Riemann manifolds.
n] in this series the Laurent-Stieltjes constants for the Riemann zeta function.
13-96 in this volume)--Tenney was able to critique and transform the parametric conception and organization of sound of his nearly contemporaneous Darmstadt peers, utilize and suppress the influence of Hugo Riemann in his conception of the "clang" as the foundation of the perceptual unit of music, absorb and apply Gestalt psychological principles to music, and conceive a robust theory of music.
Stamic's works were duly included in these music-history editions owing to Hugo Riemann (1849-1919), one of the most influential German music theorists of the time.
Mobile health entrepreneur Matt Riemann has introduced his latest product, Shae, a technology on the ph360 platform, designed to analyze and interpret incoming data from FitBit, Apple Watch and other wearables, the entrepreneur said.
com) Riemann P20 Once a Day Sun Protection Continuous Spray SPF30, reduced to PS19.
In his 1854 lecture On the Hypotheses which lie at the Bases of Geometry, Riemann set the ground for an ambitious research agenda onto the mathematical conceptualizations of space, corresponding to his formal introduction of the concept of manifold with a Riemann metric:
found that the protection offered by Soltan Once Invisible 8hr Sun Protection SPF30 (200ml), Piz Buin 1 Day Long Lotion SPF30 (150ml), Riemann P20 Once a Day Sun Protection SPF30 (200ml) and UltraSun Family SPF30 (100ml) decreased by an average of 74% after six to eight hours.
It is worthwhile to notice that the initial data (2) may be regarded as the specific small perturbations of the corresponding Riemann initial data:
Concretely, the metric tensor, the determinant of metric matrix field, the Christoffel symbols, and Riemann tensors on the 3D domain are expressed by those on the 2D surface, which are featured by the asymptotic expressions with respect to the variable in the direction of thickness of the shell.
Topologically highways are made up of constant Riemann curvatures, [1].
Bernard Riemann (1826-66) was a student of Carl Friedrich Gauss (1777-1855) at the University of Gottingen in Lower Saxony.