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Operator algebras and quantum statistical mechanics 1. C*- and W*- algebras, symmetry groups, decomposition of states. (English) Zbl 0421.46048
Texts and Monographs in Physics. New York - Heidelberg - Berlin: Springer-Verlag. XII, 500 p. DM 68.00; $ 37.40 (1979).

46L05 General theory of \(C^*\)-algebras
46L10 General theory of von Neumann algebras
82B10 Quantum equilibrium statistical mechanics (general)
46-02 Research exposition (monographs, survey articles) pertaining to functional analysis
46L60 Applications of selfadjoint operator algebras to physics