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Graded Symmetry Groups: Plane and Simple

  title={Graded Symmetry Groups: Plane and Simple},
  author={Martin Roelfs and Steven De Keninck},
The symmetries described by Pin groups are the result of combining a finite number of discrete reflections in (hyper)planes. The current work shows how an analysis using geometric algebra provides a picture complementary to that of the classic matrix Lie algebra approach, while retaining information about the number of reflections in a given transformation. This imposes a graded structure on Lie groups, not evident in their matrix representation. By embracing this graded structure, the… 

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