Sankhya: The Indian Journal of Statistics

1994, Volume 56, Series A, Pt. 3 , pp. 389-398

A RANDOM WALK ON THE ICOSAHEDRON

By

I.H. DINWOODIE, Tulane University

SUMMARY. We examine the limiting property of a randomizing scheme for a icosahedron when it is rotated counterclockwise about the axis through a chosen vertex and the center.

AMS (1980) subject classification. 60C05, 60B10, 60B15.

Key words and phrases. Symmetry group, randomization, simplex, group algebra, group representation, generating function.

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