Item description for The Minnesota Notes on Jordan Algebras and Their Applications (Lecture Notes in Mathematics) by Max Koecher, Aloys Krieg, Sebastian Walcher, Aloys Krieg & Sebastian Walcher...
This volume contains a re-edition of Max Koecher's famous Minnesota Notes. The main objects are homogeneous, but not necessarily convex, cones. They are described in terms of Jordan algebras. The central point is a correspondence between semisimple real Jordan algebras and so-called omega-domains. This leads to a construction of half-spaces which give an essential part of all bounded symmetric domains. The theory is presented in a concise manner, with only elementary prerequisites. The editors have added notes on each chapter containing an account of the relevant developments of the theory since these notes were first written.
Promise Angels is dedicated to bringing you great books at great prices. Whether you read for entertainment, to learn, or for literacy - you will find what you want at promiseangels.com!
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.5" Width: 6" Height: 12.5" Weight: 0.6 lbs.
Release Date Oct 18, 1999
ISBN 3540663606 ISBN13 9783540663607
Availability 67 units. Availability accurate as of Oct 21, 2016 04:36.
Usually ships within one to two business days from La Vergne, TN.
Orders shipping to an address other than a confirmed Credit Card / Paypal Billing address may incur and additional processing delay.
More About Max Koecher, Aloys Krieg, Sebastian Walcher, Aloys Krieg & Sebastian Walcher