Towers, David and Bowman, Kevin (1997) Higher-order Bernstein algebras given by symmetric bilinear forms. Linear Algebra and its Applications, 252 (1-3). pp. 71-79. ISSN 0024-3795Full text not available from this repository.
Let (A, ω) be a kth-order Bernstein algebra and let N be the kernel of ω. This article studies the structure of such algebras in which N2 has dimension one. The algebras are of two types, I and II, according as N2 ⊆ U or N2 ⊈ U. A characterization of the algebras of type I is given. Power associative kth-order Bernstein algebras with dim N2 = 1 are then considered: they turn out to be Bernstein algebras of at most second order, and multiplication tables for these algebras over the real field are given. Finally, second-order Bernstein algebras of type II are examined and a structure theorem for them is obtained.
|Journal or Publication Title:||Linear Algebra and its Applications|
|Departments:||Faculty of Science and Technology > Mathematics and Statistics|
|Deposited On:||28 Sep 2011 16:43|
|Last Modified:||09 Oct 2013 12:44|
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