(Heisenberg-)Weyl Algebras, Segal-Bargmann Transform and Representations of Poincaré Groups

Miloslav Havlíček, Jan Kotrbatý, Patrick Moylan, Severin Pošta

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In a recent paper [1] we described a novel treatment of the unitary irreducible representations of the Poincaré groups in 2, 3 and 4 space-time dimensions as unitary operators on the representation spaces of the Schrodinger representation of the Heisenberg-Weyl algebra Wr(ℝ) of index r = 1, 2, and 3, respectively. Here we relate this approach to the usual method of describing the representations of these Poincare groups, i.e. the Wigner-Mackey construction.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number012043
JournalJournal of Physics: Conference Series
Issue number1
StatePublished - Apr 24 2019
Event32nd International Colloquium on Group Theoretical Methods in Physics, ICGTMP 2018 - Prague, Czech Republic
Duration: Jul 9 2018Jul 13 2018

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Physics and Astronomy


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