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Characterization of Self Dual Lattices in R, R2 and R3

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This paper shows that the only self dual lattices in R, R2, R3  are rotations of Z , Z×Z and Z×Z×Z.

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Souza, C. and Kammler, D. (2014) Characterization of Self Dual Lattices in R, R2 and R3. Applied Mathematics, 5, 1448-1456. doi: 10.4236/am.2014.510137.


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