Pacific Journal of Mathematics

Generalized Clifford-Littlewood-Eckmann groups. II. Linear representations and applications.

Tara L. Smith

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Pacific J. Math., Volume 149, Number 1 (1991), 185-199.

First available in Project Euclid: 8 December 2004

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Primary: 20C15: Ordinary representations and characters
Secondary: 15A66: Clifford algebras, spinors 20F05: Generators, relations, and presentations


Smith, Tara L. Generalized Clifford-Littlewood-Eckmann groups. II. Linear representations and applications. Pacific J. Math. 149 (1991), no. 1, 185--199.

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  • I : Tara L. Smith. Generalized Clifford-Littlewood-Eckmann groups. Pacific Journal of Mathematics volume 149, issue 1, (1991), pp. 157-183.