Spinor Representations

  • D. H. Sattinger
  • O. L. Weaver
Part of the Applied Mathematical Sciences book series (AMS, volume 61)

Abstract

Here is a problem whose solution involves a clever application of the Dirac matrices. It was proposed by Sir Arthur Eddington and appeared in The New Statesman and Nation. December 19, 1936 (p. 1044).

Keywords

Partition Function Commutation Relation Unitary Transformation Clifford Algebra Spinor Representation 
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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • D. H. Sattinger
    • 1
  • O. L. Weaver
    • 2
  1. 1.School of MathematicsUniversity of MinnesotaMinneapolisUSA
  2. 2.Department of PhysicsKansas State UniversityManhattanUSA

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