Compact Lie Group

If the parameters of a Lie group vary over a closed interval, them the Lie group is said to be compact. Every representation of a compact group is equivalent to a unitary representation.

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Lie Group

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Huang, J.-S. "Compact Lie Groups." Part 3 in Lectures on Representation Theory. Singapore: World Scientific, pp. 71-128, 1999.

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Weisstein, Eric W. "Compact Lie Group." From MathWorld--A Wolfram Web Resource.

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