A characterization of the projective transformation in Minkowski 3-space


ALAGÖZ Y.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MATHEMATICS, cilt.38, ss.896-904, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 38 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3906/mat-1402-12
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MATHEMATICS
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.896-904

Özet

We consider transformations preserving asymptotic directions of surfaces in Minkowski 3-space and show that a transformation preserves the asymptotic directions of a surface if only if it is the projective one. Therefore, we obtain a characterization of the projective transformation.