@article{Papadopoulos_2022, title={The Figure of the Earth: Geography, Astronomy and Geometry}, volume={3}, url={https://en.jcyb.ru/nisii_tech/article/view/119}, DOI={10.51790/2712-9942-2022-3-2-2}, abstractNote={<p>We explain how the question of the figure of the Earth led to the study of the differential geometry of the spheroid. More generally, our aim is to illustrate the fact that deep mathematical theories were motivated by geographical questions.</p>}, number={2}, journal={Russian Journal of Cybernetics}, author={Papadopoulos, A.}, year={2022}, month={May}, pages={11-23} }