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Isomorphic lie algebras

  1. Nov 17, 2012 #1

    I just need a "yes" or "no" answer.

    If i have to show that two lie algebras are isomorphic,
    is it sufficient to show that their generators fulfill the same commutation relations?
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  3. Nov 17, 2012 #2


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    Yes. It's not hard to prove this, so I recommend it as an exercise.
  4. Nov 18, 2012 #3
    Ok, Thanks!
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