Icosians versus octonions as descriptions of the E8 lattice

M. Koca*

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A simple method for the construction of the E8 root system with icosians is suggested. It is confronted with the root system of E8 obtained by integral octonions.

Original languageEnglish
Article number033
Pages (from-to)1949-1952
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Physics A: General Physics
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - 1989
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Statistical and Nonlinear Physics
  • General Physics and Astronomy
  • Mathematical Physics


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