• Geoffrey M. Dixon
Part of the Mathematics and Its Applications book series (MAIA, volume 290)


The Freudenthal-Tits Magic Square [15] is a 4 × 4 array of groups associated with the Jordan algebras of 3 × 3 Hermitian matrices over R, C, Q, or O, complexified by (tensored with) R, C, Q, or O. That is, each group is associated with a pair of division algebras.


Division Algebra Clifford Algebra Jordan Algebra Hermitian Matrice Spinor Space 
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© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • Geoffrey M. Dixon
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  1. 1.Brandeis UniversityUSA

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