Dynamics of simple Lie groups on Lorentz manifolds

Scot Adams

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Abstract

We give an alternate proof of N. Kowalsky's theorem describing the collection of connected simple Lie groups with finite center which admit a nontrivial, nonproper action by isometries of a connected Lorentz manifold.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1-12
Number of pages12
JournalGeometriae Dedicata
Volume105
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Apr 1 2004

Keywords

  • Isometries
  • Lorentz manifolds
  • Transformation groups

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