Date: Apr 5, 2013 2:24 PM
Author: Kaba
Subject: Re: Epimorphic groups

5.4.2013 21:05, 1treePetrifiedForestLane wrote:
> is "spinor" derived from pinor?

Yes. According to the paper "Clifford Modules" this is a joke due to
Jean-Pierre Serre. Pinors are to O(V) as spinors are to SO(V). The term
stuck to use.

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