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By Francis D Murnaghan

Francis D. Murnaghan, a extraordinary contributor within the sphere of utilized arithmetic, created this complete creation to the speculation of crew representations. Murnaghan's pleasant account of the sector pioneered and constructed mainly by means of Frobenius, Weyl, and Schur devotes specific realization to the groups—mainly the symmetric crew and the rotation group—of primary importance for quantum mechanics (especially nuclear physics). simply because teams of matrices are the standard workforce representations, this paintings is usually a useful contribution to the literature on matrices.
The writer locations specific emphasis on such issues because the thought of crew integration, the speculation of two-valued or spin representations, the representations of the symmetric team and the research in their direct items, the crystallographic teams, and the Lorentz team and the concept that of semivectors. different sections disguise teams and matrices, reducibility, team characters, the alternating team, linear teams, and the orthogonal group.
This authoritative exposition is of particular curiosity to academics and graduate-level scholars of utilized arithmetic, physics, and better algebra.

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