Foundations of Physics

, Volume 18, Issue 8, pp 777–808 | Cite as

Projective spinor geometry and prespace

  • F. A. M. Frescura
Part II. Invited Papers Dedicated To David Bohm


A method originally conceived by Bohm for abstracting key features of the metric geometry from an underlying spinor ordering is generalized to the projective geometry. This allows the introduction of the spinor into a projective context and the definition of an associated geometric algebra. The projective spinor may then be regarded as defining a pregeometry for the projective space.


Projective Space Projective Geometry Projective Spinor Geometric Algebra Spinor Geometry 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • F. A. M. Frescura
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  1. 1.Department of Physics and ElectronicsRhodes UniversityGrahamstownSouth Africa

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