#
nLab

superdeterminant

### Context

#### Super-Algebra and Super-Geometry

# Contents

## Idea

The notion of *super determinant* of *Berezinian* is the generalization of the notion of determinant of a matrix from algebra to super algebra.

## References

Originally due to Felix Berezin.

- Wikipedia,
*Berezinian*
- Deligne’s lectures in P. Deligne, P. Etingof, D.S. Freed, L. Jeffrey, D. Kazhdan, J. Morgan, D.R. Morrison and E. Witten, eds. Quantum Fields and Strings, A course for mathematicians, 2 vols. Amer. Math. Soc. Providence 1999. (web version)
- I. L. Buchbinder, S. M. Kuzenko,
*Ideas and methods of supersymmetry and supergravity; or A walk through superspace*
- Edward Witten,
*Notes on supermanifolds and integration*, arxiv/1209.2199

Revised on September 3, 2014 04:03:36
by

Urs Schreiber
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