## C*-algebras and their automorphism groups.(English)Zbl 0416.46043

London Mathematical Society Monographs. 14. London - New York -San Francisco: Academic Press. X, 416 p. \$ 60.00 (1979).

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Is there a C*-algebra whose Pedersen ideal is not proper?

### MSC:

 46L10 General theory of von Neumann algebras 46-02 Research exposition (monographs, survey articles) pertaining to functional analysis 46L40 Automorphisms of selfadjoint operator algebras 46L51 Noncommutative measure and integration 46L53 Noncommutative probability and statistics 46L54 Free probability and free operator algebras 46L35 Classifications of $$C^*$$-algebras 22D25 $$C^*$$-algebras and $$W^*$$-algebras in relation to group representations 81T05 Axiomatic quantum field theory; operator algebras