Bilinear forms over quaternion algebras

Clotilzio Moreira dos SANTOS[1]

§    ABSTRACT: In the present paper, it is proved that a quotient of the Witt ring of bilinear forms over D is isomorphic to Witt ring W(F), where D is a division quaternion algebra over an 1-Hilbert field F of characteristic two.

§    KEYWORDS: Dispersion index; intraclass correlation; simulation; spatial autocorrelation; spatial pattern.



[1] Departamento de Matemática, Instituto de Biociências, Letras e Ciências Exatas – IBILCE, Universidade Estadual Paulista -- UNESP, Cep 15054-000 São José do Rio Preto, São Paulo, Brasil, Email: moreira@ibilce.unesp.br