With an Appendix on Jordan Structures in Analysis

Jordan Structures in Geometry & Physics

By Radu Iordanescu

December 2003

Editura Academiei Romane

ISBN: 973-27-0956-1

201 pages, Illustrated, 6 ¾" x 9 ½"

$110.00 Hardcover

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Contents include: Jordan structures, Applications of Jordan structures in differential geometry, Formally real Jordan algebras and compact symmetric Riemannian spaces of rank one, Jordan algebra description of symmetric spaces, Jordan triple systems in differential geometry, Jordan structures in infinite-dimensional manifolds, The recent functorial point of view, Jordan pairs and Sato's theory, Jordan Algebras in ring geometries, Octonion planes, Transvections and polarities, Barbilian structures, Groups with Steinberg relations and parametrization theorems, Polygonal geometries and coordinatization theorems, Jordan pairs in quantum mechanics, Jordan structures in quantum group theory, Jordan structures and string theories, Sato's theory impact on physics, Jordan structures in analysis, Jordan Banach structures, Differential equations, kernel functions, and Jordan structures.

Mathematics

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