Symmetry Studies for Data Analysis

  • Marlos VianaEmail author


This paper describes some of the basic applications of the algebraic theory of canonical decomposition to the analysis of data. The notions of structured data and symmetry studies are discussed and applied to demonstrate their role in well known principles of analysis of variance and their applicability in more general experimental settings.


Symmetry Data analysis Group theory Analysis of variance 

AMS 2000 Subject Classification

20C30 11E25 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of Illinois Eye and Ear InfirmaryChicagoUSA

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