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Symmetry 2012, 4(2), 265-275; doi:10.3390/sym4020265
Article

Maniplexes: Part 1: Maps, Polytopes, Symmetry and Operators

Received: 29 January 2012; in revised form: 26 March 2012 / Accepted: 5 April 2012 / Published: 16 April 2012
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Polyhedra)
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Abstract: This paper introduces the idea of a maniplex, a common generalization of map and of polytope. The paper then discusses operators, orientability, symmetry and the action of the symmetry group.
Keywords: symmetry; polytope; maniplex; map; flag; transitivity symmetry; polytope; maniplex; map; flag; transitivity
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Wilson, S. Maniplexes: Part 1: Maps, Polytopes, Symmetry and Operators. Symmetry 2012, 4, 265-275.

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Wilson S. Maniplexes: Part 1: Maps, Polytopes, Symmetry and Operators. Symmetry. 2012; 4(2):265-275.

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Wilson, Steve. 2012. "Maniplexes: Part 1: Maps, Polytopes, Symmetry and Operators." Symmetry 4, no. 2: 265-275.


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