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Geometry and topology of caustics -- Caustics "98

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Published
**1999**
by Polish Academy of Sciences, Institute of Mathematics in Warszawa
.

Written in English

- Geometry, Differential -- Congresses.,
- Caustics (Optics) -- Mathematics -- Congresses.,
- Geometrical optics -- Mathematics -- Congresses.

**Edition Notes**

Includes bibliographical references.

Statement | editors of the volume, Stanisław Janeczko, Vladimir M. Zakalyukin. |

Genre | Congresses. |

Series | Banach Center publications ;, v. 50 |

Contributions | Janeczko, Stanisław., Zakalyukin, V. M. |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QA649 .G465 1999 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | 320 p. ; |

Number of Pages | 320 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL6847664M |

LC Control Number | 00350621 |

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