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Letters in Mathematical Physics

, Volume 39, Issue 1, pp 1–8 | Cite as

Field Theory on a q = −1 Quantum Plane

  • Andrzej Sitarz
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Abstract.

We build a q = −1 deformation of a plane on a product of two copies of algebras of functions on the plane. This algebra contains a subalgebra of functions on the plane. We present a general scheme (which could be also used to construct a quaternion from pairs of complex numbers) and we use it to derive differential structures and metrics, and discuss sample field-theoretical models.

Keywords

quantum plane noncommutative geometry 

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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1997

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Theoretical Physics, Institute of PhysicsJagiellonian UniversityKrakówPoland

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