Letters in Mathematical Physics

, Volume 32, Issue 3, pp 173–182 | Cite as

Reflection equations andq-Minkowski space algebras

  • J. A. De Azcárraga
  • P. P. Kulish
  • F. Rodenas


We express the defining relations of theq-deformed Minkowski space algebra as well as that of the corresponding derivatives and differentials in the form of reflection equations. This formulation encompasses the covariance properties with respect to the quantum Lorentz group action in a straightforward way. Different equivalences ofq-Minkowski algebras are pointed out.

Mathematics Subject Classifications (1991)

81P05 81R50 16W30 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. A. De Azcárraga
    • 1
  • P. P. Kulish
    • 1
  • F. Rodenas
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Departamento de Física Teórica and IFICCentro Mixto Universidad de Valencia-CSICBurjassot (Valencia)Spain
  2. 2.Departamento de Matemática AplicadaUniversidad Politécnica de ValenciaValenciaSpain

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