### Abstract

We give a partial solution of the reductive algebra problem to prove that: a reductive algebra containing the direct sum of a unilateral shift of finite multiplicity and a finite-dimensional completely nonunitary contraction is a von Neumann algebra.

Original language | English (US) |
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Pages (from-to) | 284-286 |

Number of pages | 3 |

Journal | Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society |

Volume | 93 |

Issue number | 2 |

DOIs | |

State | Published - Feb 1985 |

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- Mathematics(all)
- Applied Mathematics

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**Reductive algebras containing a direct sum of the unilateral shift and a certain other operator are selfadjoint.** / Ansari, Mohamad A.

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