## Abstract

We introduce the notion of a partial dynamical symmetry for which a prescribed

symmetry is neither exact nor completely broken. We survey the different types

of partial dynamical symmetries and present empirical examples in each category.

symmetry is neither exact nor completely broken. We survey the different types

of partial dynamical symmetries and present empirical examples in each category.

Original language | American English |
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Title of host publication | Symmetries In Nuclear Structure |

Subtitle of host publication | An Occasion to Celebrate the 60th Birthday of Francesco Iachello ; Proceedings of the Highly Specialized Seminar Erice, Sicily, Italy 23-30 March 2003. |

Editors | Andrea Vitturi, Richard F. Casten |

Place of Publication | Hackensack |

Publisher | World Scientific |

Pages | 22-31 |

Number of pages | 10 |

ISBN (Print) | 9789812388124, 9812388125 |

State | Published - 2004 |