Matrix Groups: An Introduction to Lie Group Theory

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    This book offers a first taste of the theory of Lie groups, focusing mainly on matrix groups: closed subgroups of real and complex general linear groups. The first part studies examples and describes classical families of simply connected compact groups. The second section introduces the idea of a lie group and explores the associated notion of a homogeneous space using orbits of smooth actions. The emphasis throughout is on accessibility.

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    Number of Pages: 330
    Format(s): Paperback - ISBN: 9781852334703
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    Listed in: Algebra, Groups & group theory
    Publisher: Springer London Ltd

    Books by Andrew Baker

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