William Kingdon Clifford
1845 - 1879 | Click the picture above | ||||||||
William Clifford studied non-euclidean geometry arguing that energy and matter are simply different types of curvature of space. He introduced what is now called a Clifford algebra which generalises Grassmann's exterior algebra. | |||||||||
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