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Hi all. This is my first post so forgive me if my latex doesn't show up correctly. I am familiar with defining a zeroth Pauli matrix as the 2x2 identity matrix to construct a four-vector of 2x2 matrices, $\sigma^\mu$. I'm trying to read a paper which uses the notation $\sigma^{\mu \nu}$. This is between a 4-spinor and a gamma matrix. Can someone please enlighten me about what this notation means? Thanks so much.

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# Pauli matrices with two spacetime indices

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