The Magnetic Charge

  • Albert S. Schwarz
Part of the Grundlehren der mathematischen Wissenschaften book series (GL, volume 307)


Suppose that the unbroken symmetry group H is a connected one-parameter group. Then H = U(1), since that is the only connected one-dimensional compact Lie group. (H is compact because it is a closed subspace of the compact topological space G.)


Gauge Transformation Gauge Field Magnetic Charge Topological Charge North Pole 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • Albert S. Schwarz
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  1. 1.Department of Mathematics, 565 Kerr HallUniversity of CaliforniaDavisUSA

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