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Classification of Forms over Ordered Fields

  • Herbert Gross
Part of the Progress in Mathematics book series (PM, volume 1)

Abstract

In this chapter we shall show that a certain kind of commutative ordered fields, the so called SAP fields, lend themselves very naturally for the construction of ℵo-forms which admit a simple classification with respect to isometry. We shall first say a few words about the fields and then describe the type of ℵo-forms to be studied.

Keywords

Stable Form Hyperbolic Plane Isotropic Vector Algebraic Number Field Canonical Representative 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Herbert Gross
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  1. 1.Mathematisches InstitutUniversität ZürichZürichSwitzerland

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