TITLE

Symmetry or not?

AUTHOR(S)
Kawohl, Bernd
PUB. DATE
March 1998
SOURCE
Mathematical Intelligencer;Spring98, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents examples of problems in mathematics which in analysis appear symmetric but their solutions are nonsymmetric. Examples include: Cylinders of constant thickness; Newton's body of minimal resistance; Opaque square; Eigenfunctions; Examination of the various examples.
ACCESSION #
517414

 

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