December 24, 2009 by Qiaochu Yuan
Apropos of nothing, I now have a new favorite mathematical term:
“Fake baby monster Lie algebra.”
And I thought “complex simple Lie algebra” was funny.
Posted in non-math | 1 Comment
Real simple Lie algebras are too complexified for my tastes.
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