Chronicle of a Symmetric Tourist in Tihany

Huylebrouck, Dirk; Cardier, Beth
June 2005
Mathematical Intelligencer;Summer2005, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p41
Academic Journal
Focuses on an artwork of German mathematician Jürgen Bokowski displayed in a gallery in Tihany, Hungary. Information on the historical village Tihany; Organization of the conference "Symmetry: Art and Science," by the International Society for the Interdisciplinary Study of Symmetry; Creation of elegant models from matroids by Bokowski.


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