Quaternionic and octonionic orbifolds

Mehmet Koca*

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We identify the four- and six-dimensional orbifolds embeddable in E8, the root system of which is constructed with octonions and icosians. The root system of E6 expressed as integral octonions can be interpreted as a collection of the binary tetrahedral groups and the dicyclic groups of order 12.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)200-204
Number of pages5
JournalPhysics Letters B
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Sep 14 1989
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics


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