By Brian C. Hall
This textbook treats Lie teams, Lie algebras and their representations in an hassle-free yet absolutely rigorous style requiring minimum must haves. specifically, the idea of matrix Lie teams and their Lie algebras is built utilizing in simple terms linear algebra, and extra motivation and instinct for proofs is supplied than in so much vintage texts at the subject.
In addition to its obtainable remedy of the elemental thought of Lie teams and Lie algebras, the booklet can also be noteworthy for including:
The moment version of Lie teams, Lie Algebras, and Representations comprises many immense advancements and additions, between them: a wholly new half dedicated to the constitution and illustration thought of compact Lie teams; an entire derivation of the most houses of root platforms; the development of finite-dimensional representations of semisimple Lie algebras has been elaborated; a therapy of common enveloping algebras, together with an explanation of the Poincaré–Birkhoff–Witt theorem and the life of Verma modules; whole proofs of the Weyl personality formulation, the Weyl measurement formulation and the Kostant multiplicity formula.
Review of the 1st edition:
The Mathematical Gazette wrote:
This is a superb ebook. It merits to, and certainly will, turn into the traditional textual content for early graduate classes in Lie staff idea ... an immense addition to the textbook literature ... it's hugely recommended.
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