Conformal actions of sln(ℝ) and SLn(ℝ) × ℝn on Lorentz manifolds

Scot Adams, Garrett Stuck

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Abstract

We prove that, for n ≥ 3, a locally faithful action of SLn(ℝ) × ℝn or of SLn(ℝ) by conformal transformations of a connected Lorentz manifold must be a proper action.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)3913-3936
Number of pages24
JournalTransactions of the American Mathematical Society
Volume352
Issue number9
DOIs
StatePublished - 2000

Keywords

  • Isometrics
  • Lorentz manifolds
  • Transformation groups

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