Convex Scales

Finally it may be noteworthy that star-convexity is not unique for musical scales, but seems to be a prevalent property in many other areas of human perception, from language (Gardenfors and Williams 2001) to vision (Jaeger 2009). In this light, the star-convexity of scales may perhaps only be an instantiation of a more general cognitive property for the domain of music.

In search of universal properties of musical scales. An essay by Mrs. Aline Honingh and MR. Rens Bod from the Institute for Logic, Language and Computation , University of Amsterdam.

You can read using the companion of this scales, dearest.
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