You are on page 1of 1

Symbols and Notation

? = some arbitrary co-ordinate set


As(?) = the aster wrt some ?
Ci(?) = the circle wrt some ?
Sq(?) = the square wrt some ?
Sq 0 (?) = the square rotated by

wrt some ?

4( M ) = Laplacian operating on manifold M


4( G) = Laplacian operating on graph G
(u, v) G = nodal and adjacency matrix values
A = adjacency matrix of some G
dv , du = degree of v and u respectively
~ = heat kernel
M1 XM2 = composite space created by surgical methods (note that surgical
methods are not covered in this paper. The particulars of this notation will be
developed in forthcoming work)
Lt {f (t)}(s) = Laplace Transform
= some mapping/operation