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Lie groups and lie algebras : a physicist's perspective / Adam M. Bincer.

Author/Creator:
Bincer, Adam M. (Adam Marian)
Edition:
1st ed.
Publication:
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2013.
Format/Description:
Book
xiii, 201 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Subjects:
Lie groups.
Lie algebras.
Contents:
Ch. 1. Generalities
Ch. 2. Lie groups and lie algebras
Ch. 3. Rotations: SO(3) and SU(2)
Ch. 4. Representations of SU(2)
Ch. 5. The so(n) algebra and Clifford numbers
Ch. 6. Reality properties of spinors
Ch. 7. Clebsch-Gordan series for spinors
Ch. 8. The center and outer automorphisms of Spin(n)
Ch. 9. Composition algebras
Ch. 10. The exceptional group G₂
Ch. 11. Casimir operators for orthogonal groups
Ch. 12. Classical groups
Ch. 13. Unitary groups
Ch. 14. The symmetric group S[r subscript] and Young tableaux
Ch. 15. Reduction SU(n) tensors
Ch. 16. Cartan basis, simple roots and fundamental weights
Ch. 17. Cartan classification of semisimple algebras
Ch. 18. Dynkin diagrams
Ch. 19. The Lorentz group
Ch. 20. The Poincaré and Liouville groups
Ch. 21. The Coulomb problem in n space dimensions.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [196]-197) and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Samuel P. Orlando Fund.
Contributor:
Samuel P. Orlando Fund.
ISBN:
0199662924
9780199662920 (hbk.)
Publisher no.:
99953101204
Web link:
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