## Sasakian Geometry

*Charles Boyer and Krzysztof Galicki*

- Published in print:
- 2007
- Published Online:
- January 2008
- ISBN:
- 9780198564959
- eISBN:
- 9780191713712
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198564959.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Geometry / Topology

Sasakian manifolds were first introduced in 1962. This book's main focus is on the intricate relationship between Sasakian and Kähler geometries, especially when the Kähler structure is that of an ... More

## Structures on Manifolds

*Charles P. Boyer and Krzysztof Galicki*

### in Sasakian Geometry

- Published in print:
- 2007
- Published Online:
- January 2008
- ISBN:
- 9780198564959
- eISBN:
- 9780191713712
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198564959.003.0002
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Geometry / Topology

This chapter begins by introducing various geometries that play important roles in the way they relate to Sasakian structures. It espouses the point of view that a geometric structure is best ... More

## Kähler Manifolds

*Charles P. Boyer and Krzysztof Galicki*

### in Sasakian Geometry

- Published in print:
- 2007
- Published Online:
- January 2008
- ISBN:
- 9780198564959
- eISBN:
- 9780191713712
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198564959.003.0004
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Geometry / Topology

This chapter reviews some basic facts about Kähler manifolds with special emphasis on projective algebraic varieties. All standard material is covered: complex structures, curvature properties, Hodge ... More

## The Human Prefrontal Cortex Stores Structured Event Complexes

*Frank Krueger and Jordan Grafman*

### in Understanding Events: From Perception to Action

- Published in print:
- 2008
- Published Online:
- May 2008
- ISBN:
- 9780195188370
- eISBN:
- 9780199870462
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195188370.003.0025
- Subject:
- Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience

Event sequence knowledge is necessary for learning, planning, and performing activities of daily living. Clinical observations suggest that the prefrontal cortex (PFC) is crucial for goal-directed ... More

## Hodge Structures with Complex Multiplication

*Mark Green, Phillip Griffiths, and Matt Kerr*

### in Mumford-Tate Groups and Domains: Their Geometry and Arithmetic (AM-183)

- Published in print:
- 2012
- Published Online:
- October 2017
- ISBN:
- 9780691154244
- eISBN:
- 9781400842735
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Princeton University Press
- DOI:
- 10.23943/princeton/9780691154244.003.0006
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Analysis

This chapter describes Hodge structures with a high degree of symmetry, and specifically complex multiplication Hodge structures or CM Hodge structures. It broadens the notion of CM type by defining ... More

## Classification of Mumford-Tate Subdomains

*Mark Green, Phillip Griffiths, and Matt Kerr*

### in Mumford-Tate Groups and Domains: Their Geometry and Arithmetic (AM-183)

- Published in print:
- 2012
- Published Online:
- October 2017
- ISBN:
- 9780691154244
- eISBN:
- 9781400842735
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Princeton University Press
- DOI:
- 10.23943/princeton/9780691154244.003.0008
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Analysis

This chapter develops an algorithm for determining all Mumford-Tate subdomains of a given period domain. The result is applied to the classification of all complex multiplication Hodge structures (CM ... More

## Arithmetic of Period Maps of Geometric Origin

*Mark Green, Phillip Griffiths, and Matt Kerr*

### in Mumford-Tate Groups and Domains: Their Geometry and Arithmetic (AM-183)

- Published in print:
- 2012
- Published Online:
- October 2017
- ISBN:
- 9780691154244
- eISBN:
- 9781400842735
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Princeton University Press
- DOI:
- 10.23943/princeton/9780691154244.003.0009
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Analysis

This chapter considers some arithmetic aspects of period maps with a geometric origin. It focuses on the situation Φ : S(ℂ) → Γ\D, where S parametrizes a family X → S of smooth, projective ... More

## Executive Functions

*Jordan Grafman*

### in Neuroergonomics: The brain at work

- Published in print:
- 2006
- Published Online:
- May 2009
- ISBN:
- 9780195177619
- eISBN:
- 9780199864683
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195177619.003.0011
- Subject:
- Neuroscience, Sensory and Motor Systems, Behavioral Neuroscience

This chapter shows that key higher-level cognitive functions known as the executive functions are strongly associated with the human prefrontal cortex (HPFC). It argues that an important way to ... More

## Conclusions

*Alwyn Lishman*

### in Patient Participation in Palliative Care: A voice for the voiceless

- Published in print:
- 2003
- Published Online:
- November 2011
- ISBN:
- 9780198515814
- eISBN:
- 9780191730498
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198515814.003.0014
- Subject:
- Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making, Palliative Medicine Research

This concluding chapter discusses the personal experience of the author in dealing with palliative care and the concept of the user's voice, which is widely welcomed in seeking to refine the way ... More

## Solution of flexible molecular structures by simulated annealing

*Peter G. Bruce and Yuri G. Andreev*

### in Structure Determination from Powder Diffraction Data

- Published in print:
- 2006
- Published Online:
- January 2010
- ISBN:
- 9780199205530
- eISBN:
- 9780191718076
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199205530.003.0016
- Subject:
- Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

The chapter describes a simulated annealing approach to solving highly flexible molecular crystal structures. Particular attention is paid to the description of the models whose position, ... More