Oct 19, 2012 ... It can be instructive to see the applications of Clifford algebra to areas outside of
quantum mechanics to get a more geometric understanding of ...
Mar 26, 2015 ... In a youtube video, sir Michael Atiyah mentioned that even after working during
the most of his life on spinors, he doesn't know what a spinor is.
Sep 17, 2007 ... is a spinor essentially the coeffients of the base kets of an abitrary state ket? ... No
. A spinor is a geometrical object, like a vector or a tensor.
Dec 16, 2013 ... Lorentz transformation, chirality, and the spinor Minkowski metric are introduced.
Applications to electromagnetism, parity violation, and to Dirac ...
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Oct 17, 2013 ... Sir Michael Atiyah, University of Edinburgh What is a Spinor?
The concept of spinor is now important in theoretical physics but it is a difficult
topic to gain acquaintance with. Spinors were defined by Elie Cartan, the French
Nov 17, 2015 ... Spinors are geometric objects that exist in living in real vector spaces (in contrast
to complex or quaternionic vector spaces). So to step back, ...
Aug 15, 2014 ... Let me attempt a hand wavy "motivation" from a math perspective that you
shouldn't ... Loosely speaking you can think of spinors as being the...
For example, a general 4-vector would correspond to a Hermitian spinor of rank.
2, which ... A rank 1 spinor can be represented by a two-component complex.
In particle physics, a spinor field of order 2s describes a particle of spin s , where
s is an integer or half-integer. Therefore, a spinor of order 4s contains as much ...