By Pierre Anglès

This booklet offers a self-contained evaluation of the function of conformal teams in geometry and mathematical physics. It incorporates a cautious improvement of the cloth, from the fundamentals of Clifford algebras to extra complicated subject matters. each one bankruptcy covers a particular point of conformal teams and conformal spin geometry. All significant ideas are brought and via exact descriptions and definitions, and a complete bibliography and index around out the work.

Rich in routines which are followed by way of complete proofs and plenty of tricks, the booklet may be perfect as a path textual content or self-study quantity for senior undergraduates and graduate students.

Show description

Read or Download Conformal Groups in Geometry and Spin Structures: 50 (Progress in Mathematical Physics) PDF

Similar number theory books

Zeta Functions, Topology and Quantum Physics: 14 (Developments in Mathematics)

This quantity makes a speciality of a number of points of zeta services: a number of zeta values, Ohno’s family, the Riemann speculation, L-functions, polylogarithms, and their interaction with different disciplines. 11 articles on contemporary advances are written through amazing specialists within the above-mentioned fields. every one article begins with an introductory survey resulting in the fascinating new learn advancements comprehensive by means of the participants.

Class Field Theory: -The Bonn Lectures- Edited by Alexander Schmidt

The current manuscript is a better version of a textual content that first seemed lower than a similar identify in Bonner Mathematische Schriften, no. 26, and originated from a sequence of lectures given through the writer in 1965/66 in Wolfgang Krull's seminar in Bonn. Its major target is to supply the reader, accustomed to the fundamentals of algebraic quantity conception, a brief and rapid entry to type box thought.

The Classical Fields: Structural Features of the Real and Rational Numbers (Encyclopedia of Mathematics and its Applications)

The classical fields are the true, rational, complicated and p-adic numbers. every one of those fields includes numerous in detail interwoven algebraical and topological buildings. This complete quantity analyzes the interplay and interdependencies of those diversified features. the true and rational numbers are tested also with appreciate to their orderings, and those fields are in comparison to their non-standard opposite numbers.

Finite Elements: Theory, Fast Solvers, and Applications in Solid Mechanics

This definitive creation to finite aspect equipment was once completely up-to-date for this 2007 3rd variation, which positive aspects vital fabric for either examine and alertness of the finite aspect process. The dialogue of saddle-point difficulties is a spotlight of the e-book and has been elaborated to incorporate many extra nonstandard functions.

Extra info for Conformal Groups in Geometry and Spin Structures: 50 (Progress in Mathematical Physics)

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.18 of 5 – based on 46 votes