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Re: Elementary Query on hypersurfaces
Posted:
Feb 4, 2013 5:07 PM


In article <3e17162ed419414cb5863c10f54313b5@googlegroups.com>, stargene <stargene@sbcglobal.net> writes:
> I'm hoping that at least one of you has a real > familiarity with hypersurfaces, (which for myself > are mostly interesting as the posited analogs, in > some models, of our physical universe.) Being > very uninformed about hyperanythings, I ask: > > Assuming for sake of discussion that our universe > were somehow the equivalent of a (say) threedimen > sional hypersurface on a hypersphere, would > a given point <in> our universe correspond to a > given point <on> that 3D hypersurface? Or > might a given point in our universe correspond > somehow to a higher dimensional object, perhaps > even a 2D surface entirely spanning the hyper > sphere. I'm just wildly grasping at straws here.
Or perhaps grasping at fibre bundles?



