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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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- Thread starter parton
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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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Fredrik

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Yes. It's not hard to prove this, so I recommend it as an exercise.

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Ok, Thanks!

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