Journal of Nonlinear Mathematical Physics

Volume 6, Issue 2, May 1999, Pages 222 - 245

On the Nature of the Virasoro Algebra

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Boris A. KUPERSHMIDT
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Abstract
The multiplication in the Virasoro algebra [ep, eq] = (p - q)ep+q + p3 - p p+q, p, q Z, [, ep] = 0, comes from the commutator [ep, eq] = ep eq - eq ep in a quasiassociative algebra with the multiplication ep eq = q(1 + q)
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Journal
Journal of Nonlinear Mathematical Physics
Volume-Issue
6 - 2
Pages
222 - 245
Publication Date
1999/05
ISSN (Online)
1776-0852
ISSN (Print)
1402-9251
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/jnmp.1999.6.2.7How to use a DOI?
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This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license.

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