Riemann surface


Definition of Riemann surface

: a multilayered surface in the theory of complex functions on which a multivalued complex function can be treated as a single valued function of a complex variable

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First Known Use of Riemann surface

1932, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Riemann surface

after G.F.B. Riemann

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