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## Idea

The Lie algebra $\mathfrak{su}(n)$ of the special unitary group $SU(n)$. Canonically identified with matrices with complex number entries that are skew-hermitean and have vanishing trace.

## References

Textbook accounts:

• Walter Pfeifer, The Lie algebras $\mathfrak{su}(N)$, Birkhäuser Verlag 2003 (doi:10.1007/978-3-0348-8097-8)

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