Asymmetry

Asymmetry is the absence of, or a violation of, symmetry.

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Sphenoidal Emissary Foramen - Morphology and Morphometry - Asymmetry
... CT scans of the base of the skull were reviewed, the significance of asymmetry was investigated ... the foramen was remarkably symmetric, and where there was asymmetry, it signified abnormality in four of the six cases ... Abnormal causes of asymmetry included invasion by nasopharyngeal melanoma, angiofibroma, carotid-cavernous fistula with drainage through the emissary veins, and ...
The Ambidextrous Universe
... Ambidextrous Universe is a popular science book by Martin Gardner covering aspects of symmetry and asymmetry in human culture, science and the wider universe ... Originally titled The Ambidextrous Universe Mirror Asymmetry and Time-Reversed Worlds, subsequent editions are known as The New Ambidextrous Universe ...
Spectral Asymmetry
... In mathematics and physics, the spectral asymmetry is the asymmetry in the distribution of the spectrum of eigenvalues of an operator ... In mathematics, the spectral asymmetry arises in the study of elliptic operators on compact manifolds, and is given a deep meaning by the Atiyah-Singer index theorem ... resulting in a fractional charge due to the asymmetry of the spectrum of a Dirac operator ...
Cyclical Asymmetry - Effects
... Cyclical asymmetry is a form of nonlinear economics and, as such, its effects can be widely varied ... However, the primary identification of a cyclical asymmetry is that resources, results, or actions taken to correct a change result in an unequal distribution of a resource or factor, which always leads to a ...