Twistor space, Minkowski space and the conformal group

P.M. van den Broek

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    Abstract

    It is shown that the conformal group of compactified Minkowski space is isomorphic to a group of rays of semilinear transformations of twistor space. The action of the conformal group on twistor space is given by an explicit realisation of this isomorphism. In this way we determine the transformation of twistor space under space inversion and time inversion.
    Original languageUndefined
    Article number10.1016/0378-4371(83)90050-X
    Pages (from-to)587-592
    Number of pages6
    JournalPhysica A
    Volume122
    Issue number3
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - Dec 1983

    Keywords

    • IR-64082
    • EWI-10071

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