An Interdisciplinary First Seminar on Symmetry

Tamara Lakins
Proceedings of Bridges 2009: Mathematics, Music, Art, Architecture, Culture (2009)
Pages 315–316 Short Papers


The concept of symmetry, including what it means in mathematics, how it occurs in other disciplines, and how the mathematical ideas are applied to symmetry in art and architecture, is investigated in an interdisciplinary first seminar at Allegheny College.