"Superinvariant" tensor of inertia.

by tomkeus
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Apr5-04, 08:15 AM
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I have been recently calculating tensors of inertia of sphere and seimisphere. Although I expected that tensor of inertia of sphere is invariant under orthogonal transformations (eg. rotation) I was surprised when I saw that the same thing aplies for the semisphere. Are there any more "supersymetric" bodies with such nice tensors of inertia.
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