mirror symmetry

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mirror symmetry

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(Mathematics) symmetry about a plane (mirror plane) that divides the object or system into two mutual mirror images
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Noun1.mirror symmetry - (physics) parity is conserved in a universe in which the laws of physics are the same in a right-handed system of coordinates as in a left-handed systemmirror symmetry - (physics) parity is conserved in a universe in which the laws of physics are the same in a right-handed system of coordinates as in a left-handed system
natural philosophy, physics - the science of matter and energy and their interactions; "his favorite subject was physics"
conservation - (physics) the maintenance of a certain quantities unchanged during chemical reactions or physical transformations
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This property leads to an important result that the Euler characteristic of the mirror manifold [??] has an opposite sign; that is, X[??]) = -X(M).
The CPAD enables researchers to configure the planar array with a different mirror manifold and different numbers of antenna elements.
It turns out that when certain calculations prove impossible to carry out by starting with one solution, translating the question into an equivalent problem applied to the original solution's mirror manifold sometimes makes the calculation very easy,