Quantization and Coorbit Spaces for Nilpotent Groups

  • M. MăntoiuEmail author
Part of the Applied and Numerical Harmonic Analysis book series (ANHA)


We reconsider the quantization of symbols defined on the product between a nilpotent Lie algebra and its dual. To keep track of the non-commutative group background, the Lie algebra is endowed with the Baker-Campbell-Hausdorff product, making it via the exponential diffeomorphism a copy of its unique connected simply connected nilpotent Lie group. Using harmonic analysis tools, we emphasize the role of a Weyl system, of the associated Fourier-Wigner transformation and, at the level of symbols, of an important family of exponential functions. Such notions also serve to introduce a family of phase-space shifts. These are used to define and briefly study a new class of coorbit spaces of symbols and its relationship with coorbit spaces of vectors, defined via the Fourier-Wigner transform.


Nilpotent lie group Pseudo-differential operator Coorbit space 



The author has been supported by the Fondecyt Project 1160359.

He is grateful for having the opportunity to participate in the Conference MicroLocal and Time Frequency Analysis 2018 in honor of Luigi Rodino on the occasion of his 70th Birthday.


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  1. 1.Facultad de CienciasUniversidad de ChileSantiagoChile

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