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International Journal of Theoretical Physics

, Volume 35, Issue 10, pp 2093–2106 | Cite as

Test spaces and characterizations of quadratic spaces

  • Anatolij Dvurečenskij
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Abstract

We show that a test space consisting of nonzero vectors of a quadratic spaceE and of the set all maximal orthogonal systems inE is algebraic iffE is Dacey or, equivalently, iffE is orthomodular. In addition, we present another orthomodularity criteria of quadratic spaces, and using the result of Solèr, we show that they can imply thatE is a real, complex, or quaternionic Hilbert space.

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Hilbert Space Field Theory Elementary Particle Quantum Field Theory Nonzero Vector 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Anatolij Dvurečenskij
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  1. 1.Mathematical InstituteSlovak Academy of SciencesBratislavaSlovakia

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