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Structural parameters of semi-simple lie algebras

  • F. N. Ndili
  • G. C. Chukwumah
  • P. N. Okeke
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Abstract

Based on the exploitations of properties of the Killing forms of semi-simple Lie algebras, we set out in a readily programmable form, the structural analysis and the Iwasawa-type decompositions of semi-simple Lie algebras. As an example, the case ofSO(3,1) and its covering groupSL(2,C) is worked out in some detail.

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Field Theory Elementary Particle Structural Analysis Quantum Field Theory Programmable Form 
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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1975

Authors and Affiliations

  • F. N. Ndili
    • 1
  • G. C. Chukwumah
    • 1
  • P. N. Okeke
    • 1
  1. 1.University of NigeriaNsukkaNigeria

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